Author Topic: Pronunciation  (Read 3794 times)

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Drug_Phreak

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Pronunciation
« on: August 25, 2004, 10:20:00 PM »
SWIDP might have to talk to a sales person about a Soxhlet apparatus and doesn't want to sound unknowledgeable on the phone. How is Soxhlet pronounced? Is it like "Soxlet" with the "h" being silent? I wasn't able to find this info anywhere.


Rasputin

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Its Pronounced
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2004, 11:21:00 PM »
Socks-eh-let.


methyl_ethyl

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And in the us
« Reply #2 on: August 26, 2004, 03:00:00 AM »
And in the us it is pronounced,

socks'let

regards,

methyl_ethyl


r2e3

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lol
« Reply #3 on: August 26, 2004, 10:09:00 PM »
just the way it is said makes it sound manic.
then you check out the glassware and your jaw drops to the ground... :o

if soxhlet was a dude - i would love to meet him - talk about a brain..

Drug_Phreak

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OK... thanks for the info.
« Reply #4 on: August 27, 2004, 02:45:00 AM »
OK... thanks for the info.


abolt

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........or, if you have a lisp
« Reply #5 on: August 27, 2004, 05:31:00 AM »
Thoxthlet