Stickstoff

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

  • Introduced by the Swiss physician Christopher Girtanner in 1791.[1]
  • From ersticken + Stoff, as an apparent calque on Dutch stikstof (coined in 1789).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʃtɪkʃtɔf/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Stickstoff m (genitive Stickstoffs or Stickstoffes, no plural)

  1. nitrogen

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Christopher Girtanner. Neue chemische Nomenklatur für die deutsche Sprache, Berlin 1791, p. 11.