hydrargyrum

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin hydrargyrum ‎(mercury), via French hydrargyre.

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  • IPA(key): /haɪˈdɹɑːd͡ʒɪɹəm/

Noun[edit]

hydrargyrum ‎(uncountable)

  1. (chemistry and medicine) mercury (chemical element)

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Etymology 1[edit]

A regularly inflected form of hydrargyrus.

Noun[edit]

hydrargyrum

  1. accusative singular of hydrargyrus

Etymology 2[edit]

An alteration of the Classical Latin hydrargyrus ‎(quicksilver (artificially prepared)), by analogy with the names of other metals, such as aurum ‎(gold) and argentum ‎(silver).

Noun[edit]

hydrargyrum n ‎(genitive hydrargyrī); second declension

  1. (New Latin) mercury
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Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative hydrargyrum hydrargyra
genitive hydrargyrī hydrargyrōrum
dative hydrargyrō hydrargyrīs
accusative hydrargyrum hydrargyra
ablative hydrargyrō hydrargyrīs
vocative hydrargyrum hydrargyra
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