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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from German Plankton, coined by Viktor Hensen and derived from Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós, drifter), from πλάζω (plázō, I turn aside, wander).

NounEdit

plankton (usually uncountable, plural planktons)

  1. Small (often microscopic) organisms that float in the water. (A single organism is known as a plankter.)

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EstonianEdit

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈplɑŋkton/, [ˈplɑŋkt̪o̞n]
  • Hyphenation: plank‧ton

NounEdit

plankton

  1. plankton

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of plankton (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative plankton planktonit
genitive planktonin planktonien
partitive planktonia planktoneja
illative planktoniin planktoneihin
singular plural
nominative plankton planktonit
accusative nom. plankton planktonit
gen. planktonin
genitive planktonin planktonien
partitive planktonia planktoneja
inessive planktonissa planktoneissa
elative planktonista planktoneista
illative planktoniin planktoneihin
adessive planktonilla planktoneilla
ablative planktonilta planktoneilta
allative planktonille planktoneille
essive planktonina planktoneina
translative planktoniksi planktoneiksi
instructive planktonein
abessive planktonitta planktoneitta
comitative planktoneineen

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós).

NounEdit

plankton n (definite singular planktonet, uncountable)

  1. plankton

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πλαγκτός (planktós).

NounEdit

plankton n (definite singular planktonet, uncountable)

  1. plankton

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /plǎnktoːn/
  • Hyphenation: plank‧ton

NounEdit

plànktōn m (Cyrillic spelling пла̀нкто̄н)

  1. plankton

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