molécule

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See also: molecule

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin molecula (a molecule), diminutive of Latin moles (a mass); see mole.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɔ.le.kyl/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: molécules
  • Hyphenation: mo‧lé‧cule

Noun[edit]

molécule f (plural molécules)

  1. (chemistry) molecule
  2. molecule (tiny amount)

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: molecuul
  • English: molecule
  • German: Molekül

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