deuterium

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See also: Deuterium and deutérium

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Coined by Harold Urey, an American chemist, from Ancient Greek δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + -ium.

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /djuːˈtɪəɹɪəm/, /dʒuːˈtɪəɹɪəm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /djuːˈtɪɹi.əm/
  • Hyphenation: deu‧te‧ri‧um

Noun[edit]

deuterium (plural deuteriums)

  1. (physics) An isotope of hydrogen formed of one proton and one neutron in each atom - 21H.
    Heavy water is “heavy” because it contains deuterium.
  2. An atom of this isotope.
    There were about 80 deuteriums for every million protiums, and virtually no tritium.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

deuterium n

  1. deuterium (isotope of hydrogen)

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English deuterium. Coined by Harold Urey, an American chemist, from Ancient Greek δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + -ium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌdœy̯ˈteː.ri.ʏm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: deu‧te‧ri‧um
  • Rhymes: -eːriʏm

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deuterium n (uncountable)

  1. deuterium

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Finnish[edit]

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deuterium

  1. (physics) deuterium

Declension[edit]

Inflection of deuterium (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative deuterium deuteriumit
genitive deuteriumin deuteriumien
partitive deuteriumia deuteriumeja
illative deuteriumiin deuteriumeihin
singular plural
nominative deuterium deuteriumit
accusative nom. deuterium deuteriumit
gen. deuteriumin
genitive deuteriumin deuteriumien
partitive deuteriumia deuteriumeja
inessive deuteriumissa deuteriumeissa
elative deuteriumista deuteriumeista
illative deuteriumiin deuteriumeihin
adessive deuteriumilla deuteriumeilla
ablative deuteriumilta deuteriumeilta
allative deuteriumille deuteriumeille
essive deuteriumina deuteriumeina
translative deuteriumiksi deuteriumeiksi
instructive deuteriumein
abessive deuteriumitta deuteriumeitta
comitative deuteriumeineen
Possessive forms of deuterium (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person deuteriumini deuteriumimme
2nd person deuteriumisi deuteriuminne
3rd person deuteriuminsa

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

deuterium n (genitive deuteriī or deuterī); second declension

  1. deuterium

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Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative deuterium deuteria
Genitive deuteriī
deuterī1
deuteriōrum
Dative deuteriō deuteriīs
Accusative deuterium deuteria
Ablative deuteriō deuteriīs
Vocative deuterium deuteria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).


Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English hydrogen, from Ancient Greek δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + -ium.

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Noun[edit]

deuterium

  1. (physics) deuterium (isotope of hydrogen)