The electron configuration for Ge is __________.

A. 1s ^{2}2s ^{2}2p ^{6}3s ^{2}3p ^{6}4s ^{2}4d ^{10}4p ^{2}

B. [Ar]4s ^{2}3d ^{12 }

C. 1s ^{2}2s ^{2}2p ^{6}3s ^{2}3p ^{6}3d ^{10}4s^{ 2}4d ^{2 }

D. 1s ^{2}2s ^{2}3s ^{2}3p ^{6}3d ^{10}4s ^{2}4p ^{2}

E. 1s ^{2}2s ^{2}2p ^{6}3s ^{2}3p ^{6}4s ^{2}3d ^{10}4p ^{2}

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