chloor

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See also: chloor-

Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
Cl Previous: swawel (S)
Next: argon (Ar)

Noun[edit]

chloor (uncountable)

  1. chlorine

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
Cl Previous: zwavel (S)
Next: argon (Ar)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chlore, formed from English chlorine, which was coined by Humphry Davy based on Ancient Greek χλωρός (khlōrós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xloːr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: chloor
  • Rhymes: -oːr

Noun[edit]

chloor n (uncountable)

  1. chlorine [from early 19th c.]
    Synonym: chlorine

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  • Afrikaans: chloor