halon

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See also: Halon and hálón

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of halogen +‎ carbon

Noun[edit]

halon (plural halons)

  1. (organic chemistry) A hydrocarbon in which one or more hydrogen atoms have been replaced by halogens
    • 2009 February 12, Azadeh Ensha, “A Cellphone That Is Made With the Environment in Mind”, in New York Times[1]:
      The Renew is also free of polyvinyl chloride, asbestos, chlorofluorocarbons and halons.

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Esperanto[edit]

Noun[edit]

halon

  1. accusative singular of halo

Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

halon

  1. Genitive singular form of halko.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

halon

  1. Genitive singular form of halo.

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

halón

  1. shadow

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

hal +‎ -on

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈhɒlon]
  • Hyphenation: ha‧lon

Noun[edit]

halon

  1. superessive singular of hal

Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *halōną. Cognate to Middle Dutch halen.

Verb[edit]

halon

  1. to call, appoint
  2. to fetch, get

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

halon c

  1. definite singular of halo