plankton

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Plankton, coined by Viktor Hensen and derived from Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós, drifter), from πλάζω (plázō, I turn aside, wander).

Noun[edit]

plankton (usually uncountable, plural planktons)

  1. Small (often microscopic) organisms that float in the water. (A single organism is known as a plankter.)

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Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

plankton (genitive planktoni, partitive planktonit)

  1. plankton

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈplɑŋkton/, [ˈplɑŋkt̪o̞n]
  • Hyphenation: plank‧ton

Noun[edit]

plankton

  1. plankton

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Inflection of plankton (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative plankton planktonit
genitive planktonin planktonien
partitive planktonia planktoneja
illative planktoniin planktoneihin
singular plural
nominative plankton planktonit
accusative nom. plankton planktonit
gen. planktonin
genitive planktonin planktonien
partitive planktonia planktoneja
inessive planktonissa planktoneissa
elative planktonista planktoneista
illative planktoniin planktoneihin
adessive planktonilla planktoneilla
ablative planktonilta planktoneilta
allative planktonille planktoneille
essive planktonina planktoneina
translative planktoniksi planktoneiksi
instructive planktonein
abessive planktonitta planktoneitta
comitative planktoneineen

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós).

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plankton n (definite singular planktonet, uncountable)

  1. plankton

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós).

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plankton n (definite singular planktonet, uncountable)

  1. plankton

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /plǎnktoːn/
  • Hyphenation: plank‧ton

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plànktōn m (Cyrillic spelling пла̀нкто̄н)

  1. plankton

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