Hungarian edit

Etymology edit

fertő +‎ -z (verb-forming suffix)

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ˈfɛrtøːz]
  • Hyphenation: fer‧tőz
  • Rhymes: -øːz

Verb edit

fertőz

  1. (transitive) to infect, contaminate (to transmit pathogens to someone or something)
  2. (intransitive, rare, figuratively) to infect, contaminate (to corrupt or negatively influence morally)

Conjugation edit

Derived terms edit

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Further reading edit

  • fertőz in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’, abbr.: ÉrtSz.). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN