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astern
British English: /əˈstəːn/
American English: /əˈstərn/

Translation of astern in German:

adverb

  • (Nautical, Aerospace)
    (towards the rear) achteraus
    astern of something
    hinter etwas Dat.
    full speed astern!
    volle Kraft zurück!
    go astern
    achteraus fahren
    fall astern
    achteraus sacken

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