Sinter

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See also: sinter and šinter

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German sintar, from Proto-Germanic *sindrą, *sindraz, *sendraz (dross, cinder, slag), from Proto-Indo-European *sendʰro- (coagulating fluid, liquid slag, scale, cinder); related to Scots sinder (ember, cinder), West Frisian sindel, sintel (cinder, slag), Dutch sintel (cinder, ember, slag), Middle Low German sinder, sinter (cinder, slag), Danish sinder (spark of ignited iron, cinder), Swedish sinder (slag or dross from a forge), Icelandic sindur (scoring), Old Church Slavonic сядра (sjadra, lime cinder, gypsum).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈzɪntɐ/
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Noun[edit]

Sinter m (genitive Sinters, plural Sinter)

  1. (geology, metallurgy) sinter

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