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EtymologyEdit

German Quarz, from Middle High German twarc, probably from a West Slavic language (compare Czech tvrdý (hard), Polish twardy (hard), Russian твёрдый (tvjórdyj, hard)), from Old Church Slavonic тврьдъ (tvrĭdŭ, firm), from Proto-Slavic *tvьrdъ.

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NounEdit

kwarts n (plural kwartsen)

  1. (mineralogy) quartz

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