longontsteking

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

long (lung) +‎ ontsteking (infection, inflammation) (from ontsteken (to light, detonate, to infect) +‎ -ing)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈlɔŋɔn(t)ˌsteːkɪŋ/
  • Hyphenation: long‧ont‧ste‧king

Noun[edit]

longontsteking f (plural longontstekingen, diminutive longontstekingetje n or longontstekinkje n)

  1. The disease pneumonia, a serious infection of the lung(s)

Synonyms[edit]