oxigénio

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Portuguese[edit]

Chemical element
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὀξύς (oxús, sharp) + γένος (génos, birth), referring to oxygen's role in the formation of acids.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ɔksiˈʒɛnju/
  • Hyphenation: o‧xi‧gé‧ni‧o

Noun[edit]

oxigénio m (plural oxigénios) (European spelling)

  1. (chemistry, uncountable) oxygen
  2. an atom of oxygen

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