haihtuva (comparative haihtuvampi, superlative haihtuvin)

  1. (physics) volatile (evaporating or vaporizing readily under normal ambient conditions)
  2. (computing, electronics) volatile (of memory; losing its contents when powered down)

Usage notesEdit

The comparative and superlative are often formed with adverb helposti (easily):


Inflection of haihtuva (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative haihtuva haihtuvat
genitive haihtuvan haihtuvien
partitive haihtuvaa haihtuvia
illative haihtuvaan haihtuviin
singular plural
nominative haihtuva haihtuvat
accusative nom. haihtuva haihtuvat
gen. haihtuvan
genitive haihtuvan haihtuvien
partitive haihtuvaa haihtuvia
inessive haihtuvassa haihtuvissa
elative haihtuvasta haihtuvista
illative haihtuvaan haihtuviin
adessive haihtuvalla haihtuvilla
ablative haihtuvalta haihtuvilta
allative haihtuvalle haihtuville
essive haihtuvana haihtuvina
translative haihtuvaksi haihtuviksi
instructive haihtuvin
abessive haihtuvatta haihtuvitta
comitative haihtuvine
Possessive forms of haihtuva (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person haihtuvani haihtuvamme
2nd person haihtuvasi haihtuvanne
3rd person haihtuvansa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.



  1. Present active participle of haihtua.