halon

See also: Halon and hálón

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blend of halogen +‎ carbon

NounEdit

halon ‎(plural halons)

  1. (organic chemistry) A hydrocarbon in which one or more hydrogen atoms have been replaced by halogens
    • 2009 February 12, Azadeh Ensha, “A Cellphone That Is Made With the Environment in Mind”, in New York Times[1]:
      The Renew is also free of polyvinyl chloride, asbestos, chlorofluorocarbons and halons.

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EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

halon

  1. accusative singular of halo

FinnishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

halon

  1. Genitive singular form of halko.

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

halon

  1. Genitive singular form of halo.

AnagramsEdit


HiligaynonEdit

NounEdit

halón

  1. shadow

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

hal +‎ -on

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈhɒlon]
  • Hyphenation: ha‧lon

NounEdit

halon

  1. superessive singular of hal

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *halōną. Cognate to Middle Dutch halen.

VerbEdit

halon

  1. to call, appoint
  2. to fetch, get

ConjugationEdit

DescendantsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

halon c

  1. definite singular of halo
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