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Re: Chicxulub pronunciation (severly off topic)

David Marjanovic wrote:
> Aluminum is the US spelling. In German we go through the "trouble" and
> pronounce our Aluminium ah-loo-MEE-nee-um

Which is of course the correct pronunciation. Take a look at how the
word is spelled on almost any Periodic Table. Is plutonium pronounced
"ploo-toe-num" in the US? How about tie-tae-num for Titanium?



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