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palladium

See also: Palladium

EnglishEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

The sense of "safeguard" comes from Latin Palladium (the image of Pallas that protected Troy), from Ancient Greek Παλλάδιον (Palládion), from Παλλάς (Pallás), an alternative name for Athena.

NounEdit

palladium (plural palladia)

  1. A safeguard (from a statue of Athena that was believed to safeguard the ancient city of Troy).
    • Blackstone
      The trial by jury is the Palladium of our civil rights.
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Etymology 2Edit

The element was named after Pallas, an asteroid that had been discovered two years before the element.

Chemical element
Pd Previous: rhodium (Rh)
Next: silver (Ag)

NounEdit

palladium (uncountable)

  1. A metallic chemical element (symbol Pd) with an atomic number of 46.
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AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
Pd Previous: rodium (Rh)
Next: silwer (Ag)

NounEdit

palladium (uncountable)

  1. palladium

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Chemical element
Pd Previous: rhodium (Rh)
Next: zilver (Ag)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium

FinnishEdit

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NounEdit

palladium

  1. palladium

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FrenchEdit

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NounEdit

palladium m (uncountable)

  1. palladium

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LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παλλάδιον (palládion), neuter of παλλάδιος (palládios), Παλλάς (Pallás, of Pallas). See Pallas.

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NounEdit

palladium n (genitive palladiī); second declension

  1. palladium

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative palladium palladia
genitive palladiī palladiōrum
dative palladiō palladiīs
accusative palladium palladia
ablative palladiō palladiīs
vocative palladium palladia

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [pəˈlaː˨ɖɔ˧m]

NounEdit

palladium n

  1. (uncountable) palladium
  2. a part of palladium

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¹ Dative and accusative are nowadays obsolete, the nominative is used instead.


SwedishEdit

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NounEdit

palladium n (uncountable)

  1. palladium

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