EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Acronym for kinetic energy released in matter.

NounEdit

 
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kerma (countable and uncountable, plural kermas)

  1. (physics) The sum of the initial kinetic energies of all the charged particles liberated by uncharged ionizing radiation (neutrons and photons) in a sample of matter, divided by the mass of the sample.

Further readingEdit

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FinnishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkermɑ/, [ˈke̞rmɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ermɑ
  • Syllabification: ker‧ma

Etymology 1Edit

Most likely from keri (skin, crust) +‎ -ma. First attested in the 1770s.[1]

NounEdit

kerma

  1. cream (dairy product)
  2. (figurative) the cream (elite)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kerma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative kerma kermat
genitive kerman kermojen
partitive kermaa kermoja
illative kermaan kermoihin
singular plural
nominative kerma kermat
accusative nom. kerma kermat
gen. kerman
genitive kerman kermojen
kermainrare
partitive kermaa kermoja
inessive kermassa kermoissa
elative kermasta kermoista
illative kermaan kermoihin
adessive kermalla kermoilla
ablative kermalta kermoilta
allative kermalle kermoille
essive kermana kermoina
translative kermaksi kermoiksi
instructive kermoin
abessive kermatta kermoitta
comitative kermoineen
Possessive forms of kerma (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person kermani kermamme
2nd person kermasi kermanne
3rd person kermansa
Derived termsEdit
CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From English kerma.

NounEdit

kerma

  1. (physics) kerma
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of kerma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative kerma kermat
genitive kerman kermojen
partitive kermaa kermoja
illative kermaan kermoihin
singular plural
nominative kerma kermat
accusative nom. kerma kermat
gen. kerman
genitive kerman kermojen
kermainrare
partitive kermaa kermoja
inessive kermassa kermoissa
elative kermasta kermoista
illative kermaan kermoihin
adessive kermalla kermoilla
ablative kermalta kermoilta
allative kermalle kermoille
essive kermana kermoina
translative kermaksi kermoiksi
instructive kermoin
abessive kermatta kermoitta
comitative kermoineen
Possessive forms of kerma (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person kermani kermamme
2nd person kermasi kermanne
3rd person kermansa

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish Etymological Dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN