fractuur

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French fracture, from Old French fracture, from Latin fractura (a breach, fracture, cleft), from frangere (to break), past participle fractus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *bʰreg-, from whence also English break and Dutch breken.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /frɑkˈtyːr/
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  • Hyphenation: frac‧tuur
  • Rhymes: -yːr

NounEdit

fractuur f (plural fracturen, diminutive fractuurtje n)

  1. fracture, esp. in a bone

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DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: fraktur