cobalto

See also: cobalto-

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NounEdit

cobalto m (uncountable)

  1. cobalt

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Chemical element
Co
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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin cōbaltum, derived from German Kobalt, derived from Kobolet, alteration of Kobold (elf, goblin).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /koˈbal.to/
  • Rhymes: -alto
  • Hyphenation: co‧bàl‧to

NounEdit

cobalto m (plural cobalti)

  1. (chemistry) cobalt
  2. cobalt blue
    Synonym: blu cobalto
    • 1909, Giovanni Pascoli, “L'altra faccia lunare [The Other Lunar Face]”, in Gli emigranti nella luna [The Migrants in the Moon]‎[1], collected in Nuovi poemetti, 4th edition, Bologna: Nicola Zanichelli, published 1918, lines 32–34, page 170:
      Videro tutti là, di soprassalto, ¶ quella fanciulla, con le braccia in croce, ¶ bianca sul liscio lago di cobalto.
      They all saw, suddenly, ¶ that lady, with arms crossed, ¶ white over the smooth cobalt lake.

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AdjectiveEdit

cobalto (invariable)

  1. (relational) cobalt; cobalt-coloured (following a noun)

LatinEdit

NounEdit

cōbaltō

  1. dative singular of cōbaltum
  2. ablative singular of cōbaltum

PortugueseEdit

 
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Chemical element
Co
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cobalto

EtymologyEdit

From German Kobalt, from Kobold (goblin), so called because of its toxicity.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /koˈbaw.tu/, [koˈbaʊ̯.tu]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /kuˈbal.tu/, [kuˈβaɫ.tu]

NounEdit

cobalto m (usually uncountable, plural cobaltos)

  1. (chemistry, uncountable) cobalt (element)

SpanishEdit

Chemical element
Co
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Next: níquel (Ni)

EtymologyEdit

From German Kobalt, from Kobold (goblin).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /koˈbalto/, [koˈβ̞al̪.t̪o]
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NounEdit

cobalto m (uncountable)

  1. cobalt

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