houtskool

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Dutch[edit]

houtskool
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch houtcole, equivalent to hout (wood) +‎ -s- +‎ kool (coal).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦɑu̯ts.koːl/
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  • Hyphenation: houts‧kool

Noun[edit]

houtskool m (plural houtskolen, diminutive houtskooltje n)

  1. (invariable without an article) charcoal (heat-transformed wood)
  2. a piece of charcoal