silicio

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Esperanto[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /siliˈtsio/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: si‧li‧ci‧o

Noun[edit]

silicio (uncountable, accusative silicion)

  1. silicon

Galician[edit]

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Noun[edit]

silicio m (uncountable)

  1. silicon

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Chemical element
Si
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Borrowed from New Latin silicium, from Latin silex (stone, flint), the latter continued as Italian selce (flint).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /siˈli.t͡ʃo/
  • Hyphenation: si‧lì‧cio

Noun[edit]

silicio m (plural silici)

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  1. (chemistry) silicon

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

siliciō

  1. dative singular of silicium
  2. ablative singular of silicium

Spanish[edit]

Chemical element
Si
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Next: fósforo (P)
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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin silicium, from oblique cases of Latin silex (flint), which is a type of quartz and made of silica (silicon dioxide). Named in 1808 by Humphry Davy.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /siˈliθjo/, [siˈli.θjo]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /siˈlisjo/, [siˈli.sjo]
  • (file)
  • Homophones: cilicio (non Castilian)

Noun[edit]

silicio m (plural silicios)

  1. (chemistry) silicon
  2. (electronics) silicon chip, silicon circuit
    Synonym: circuito integrado

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