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selenium

See also: sélénium

EnglishEdit

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Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

A New Latin word derived by Swedish chemist Berzelius in 1818, from Ancient Greek Σελήνη (selēnē, "moon").[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /sɪˈliː.ni.əm/, /səˈliː.ni.əm/

NounEdit

selenium (uncountable)

  1. A nonmetallic chemical element (symbol Se) with an atomic number of 34.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chambers Dictionary of Etymology, Robert K. Barnhart (ed.), Chambers, 1988

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AfrikaansEdit

Chemical element
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NounEdit

selenium (uncountable)

  1. selenium

DutchEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Hyphenation: se‧le‧ni‧um

NounEdit

selenium n (uncountable)

  1. selenium

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LatinEdit

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NounEdit

selēnium n (genitive selēniī); second declension

  1. selenium

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative selēnium selēnia
genitive selēniī selēniōrum
dative selēniō selēniīs
accusative selēnium selēnia
ablative selēniō selēniīs
vocative selēnium selēnia

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Chemical element
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EtymologyEdit

From English selenium, from New Latin, from Ancient Greek Σελήνη (Selḗnē).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

selenium

  1. selenium (chemical element)