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bierkeller Line breaks: bier|kel¦ler
Pronunciation: /ˈbɪəkɛlə/

Definition of bierkeller in English:


A bar or pub in Austria or Germany, especially one in a basement: Munich’s bierkellers were quite the splendid place to spend a day
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  • I was in a semi-dark noisy Bierkeller with some friends.
  • At various times it has boasted a steak house, a bier keller and a pool lounge.
  • I lived and worked in Jersey for 20 years, mostly playing for dancing, cabaret, and in German Bierkellers.


German Bierkeller 'beer cellar'.

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