stikstof

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Afrikaans[edit]

Chemical element
N Previous: koolstof (C)
Next: suurstof (O)

Noun[edit]

stikstof (uncountable)

  1. nitrogen

Dutch[edit]

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Chemical element
N Previous: koolstof (C)
Next: zuurstof (O)

Etymology[edit]

From stikken (to suffocate) +‎ stof (matter), referring to the fact that an animal placed on pure nitrogen suffocates.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stikstof f (uncountable)

  1. (chemistry) nitrogen