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Chemistry in Dutch

Scheikunde click to hear ('chemistry') - chemicus click to hear 2 / scheikundige click to hear 2 3 ('chemist,' scientist working in chemistry)
Het Periodiek Systeem click to hear ('The Periodic Table') - De Elementen click to hear ('The Elements')
Het Periodiek Systeem Der Elementen click to hear 2 ('The Periodic Table of The Elements') - der is old fashioned for van de ('of the') which is still often used in standard phrases
(de) reageerbuis click to hear ('test tube') - (de) reactie click to hear ('reaction' - note that T is pronounced as S in this word)

H
waterstof click to hear 2
hydrogen
He
helium click to hear
helium
Li
lithium click to hear
lithium
Be B C
koolstof click to hear
carbon
N
stikstof click to hear
nitrogen
O
zuurstof click to hear
oxygen
F
fluor click to hear 2 3
fluorine
Ne
neon click to hear
neon
Na
natrium click to hear
sodium
Mg
magnesium click to hear
magnesium
Al
aluminium click to hear
aluminum
Si
silicium click to hear
silicon
P
fosfor click to hear
phosphorus
S
zwavel click to hear
sulphur
Cl
chloor click to hear
chlorine
Ar
K
kalium click to hear
potassium
Ca
calcium click to hear 2
calcium
Sc
scandium click to hear
scandium
Ti
titanium click to hear
titanium
V
vanadium click to hear
vanadium
Cr
chroom click to hear
chromium
Mn
mangaan click to hear
manganese
Fe
ijzer click to hear 2
iron
Co
kobalt click to hear
cobalt
Ni
nikkel click to hear
nickel
Cu
koper click to hear
copper
Zn
zink click to hear 2
zinc
Ga Ge As
arsenicum click to hear
arsenic?
Se
Br
broom click to hear
bromium?
Kr
krypton click to hear
krypton
Rb Sr
strontium click to hear
strontium
Y Zr
zirconium click to hear 2
zirconium
Nb Mo
molybdeen click to hear
molybdenium
Tc Ru Rh Pd Ag
zilver click to hear 2
silver
Cd
cadmium click to hear
cadmium
In Sn
tin click to hear
tin
Sb
antimoon click to hear
antimony
Te I
jodium click to hear
iodine
Xe
xenon click to hear
xenon
Cs
caesium click to hear
caesium
Ba
barium click to hear
barium
* Hf Ta W
wolfraam click to hear 2
wolfram
Re Os
osmium click to hear
osmium
Ir Pt
platina click to hear
platinum
Au
goud click to hear
gold
Hg
kwik click to hear
quicksilver
Tl Pb
lood click to hear 2
lead
Bi
bismut click to hear
bismuth
Po At Rn
radon click to hear
radon
Fr Ra
radium click to hear
radium
**

** U
uranium click to hear
uranium
Pu
plutonium click to hear 2
plutonium

zuur click to hear 2 sour, acid; an acid
basisch click to hear alkaline
base click to hear base (-OH)
lakmoes click to hear 2 litmus
zout click to hear salt; salty; a salt
keukenzout click to hear [kitchen] table salt (NaCl)
oxide click to hear oxide
kooldioxide click to hear carbon dioxide
fluoride click to hear fluoride
zwavelzuur click to hear sulphuric acid (H2SO4)
zoutzuur click to hear hydrochloric acid (HCl)
ammoniak click to hear ammonia
ozon click to hear 2 ozone
ion click to hear ion
ionen click to hear ions
atoom click to hear atom
molecuul click to hear molecule
verbinding click to hear 2 compound
(also: connection)
mol click to hear 2 mole?
organisch click to hear organic
anorganisch click to hear inorganic
metaal click to hear a metal
edelgassen click to hear noble gases
koolwaterstoffen click to hear hydrocarbons
(C-H compounds)
koolhydraten click to hear carbohydrates >>
(C-H-O compounds)
gas click to hear gas
vloeistof click to hear a liquid
vloeibaar click to hear 2 liquid
vaste stof click to hear a solid
vriespunt click to hear [freezing] melting point
smeltpunt click to hear melting point
kookpunt click to hear boiling point
gram click to hear gram
kilo click to hear kilogram (1000 gram)
kilogram click to hear kilogram (1000 gram)
ton click to hear ton (1000 kilo)
milliliter click to hear milliliter (1/1000 liter)
liter click to hear liter
Metric and Imperial Dimensions

In compounds, koolstof click to hear ('carbon') is often shortened to kool click to hear (which also means 'cabbage.' >>)
Bronze is a mixture (Dutch, metals mixture: legering click to hear 2 - do notice the unusual stress in the word) of copper and tin, much used in antiquity. Dutch: brons - bronzen click to hear 2
Brass is a mixture of copper and zinc, Dutch: messing click to hear 2 /or/ geelkoper click to hear 2 (geel koper click to hear)
enzymen click to hear 2 ('enzymes') - (de) katalysator click to hear 2 ('catalyst')
The drying agent silicagel click to hear (one word in Dutch) is often humorously mispronounced as silikachel click to hear 2 (Dutch (de) kachel click to hear is a heater, a stove)

[measuring glasses]
maatglazen click to hear

[A book by Primo Levi, The Periodic Table]

[Bunsen burner]
bunsenbrander click to hear 2
[mortar and pestle]
mortier en stamper click to hear 2
mortier = vijzel click to hear 2
['The Chemical Yearbook'] ['The Chemical Yearbook']
Het Chemisch Jaarboekje click to hear 2
[chemistry books] [chemistry books]
scheikundeboeken click to hear
[A professor]
hoogleraar landbouwscheikunde click to hear
[jar with label 'Carminum pulv.'] [label 'Ferrum Pulveratum']
(the labels are in pig Latin) potjeslatijn click to hear 2
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