Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 18:45

volátil

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin volātilis (flying; swift; temporary; volatile), from volō (I fly).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /vo.ˈla.t͡ʃiw/
  • Hyphenation: vo‧lá‧til

AdjectiveEdit

volátil m, f (plural voláteis; comparable)

  1. (physics, chemistry) volatile (evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal conditions)
  2. unstable (having a strong tendency to change)
  3. (computing, of memory) volatile (whose content is lost when the computer is powered down)
  4. volatile; temporary; ephemeral
  5. able to fly

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

volátil m f (plural voláteis)

  1. an animal that can fly

SynonymsEdit