Quecksilber

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German[edit]

Chemical element
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German quecsilber, kwecsilber, from Old High German quecsilbar. Compare German Low German Quicksülver, English quicksilver.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Quecksilber n (genitive Quecksilbers, no plural)

  1. mercury (chemical element, Hg)

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