selen-

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From Ancient Greek σελήνη (selēnē, moon).

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selen-

  1. moon
  2. Moon
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Etymology 2Edit

From German Selen (selenium); as above, also ultimately from Ancient Greek σελήνη (selēnē, moon).

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selen-

  1. (productive in mineralogy; no longer productive in chemistry) (containing) selenium
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  • selen-, prefix” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary [2nd Ed.; 1989]
Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 21:15