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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch bestanddeel, from German Bestandteil. Equivalent to bestand +‎ deel.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈstanˌdɪə̯l/

NounEdit

bestanddeel (plural bestanddele)

  1. ingredient (one of the parts of a whole)
  2. component, element

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From bestand +‎ deel, calque of German Bestandteil.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /bəˈstɑn(t)ˌdeːl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: be‧stand‧deel

NounEdit

bestanddeel n (plural bestanddelen, diminutive bestanddeeltje n)

  1. ingredient (one of the parts of a whole)
  2. component, element

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: bestanddeel
  • West Frisian: bestândiel (calque)