halogeen

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Noun[edit]

halogeen (plural halogene)

  1. (chemistry) halogen (any element of group 17 of the periodic table)

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin halogenium, from Swedish halogen, both coined by Jöns Jakob Berzelius, a Swedish chemist. Formed from Ancient Greek ἅλς (háls, salt) +‎ -geen (produce), referring to elements which produce a salt in union with a metal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɦaː.loːˈɣeːn/
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  • Hyphenation: ha‧lo‧geen
  • Rhymes: -eːn

Noun[edit]

halogeen n (plural halogenen, diminutive halogeentje n)

  1. halogen (any element of group 7 of the periodic table)

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Noun[edit]

halogeen (genitive halogeeni, partitive halogeeni)

  1. (chemistry) halogen

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