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Translation of dropout in German:


  • 1 (act of withdrawing)
    Aussteigen, das
    (from expedition or trip)
    Ausfall, der
    Rücktritt, der
    the dropout rate
    die Aussteigerquote
    (among students or trainees)
    die Zahl der Abbrecher
  • 2 (person) (from college etc.)
    (Abbrecher der, Abbrecherin die)
    (from society)
    (Aussteiger der, Aussteigerin die) [colloquial]

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