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equipment
British English: /ɪˈkwɪpm(ə)nt/
American English: /əˈkwɪpmənt/

Translation of equipment in German:

noun

  • 1 (of kitchen, laboratory, etc.) (something needed for activity)
    Geräte
    Pl.
    breathing equipment
    Sauerstoffgerät, das
    climbing/diving equipment
    Bergsteiger-/Taucherausrüstung, die
    fighting/skiing equipment
    Kampf-/Skiausrüstung, die
    gardening/gymnastics/recording equipment
    Garten-/Turn-/Aufnahmegeräte
    mining equipment
    Bergbauausrüstung, die
    playground equipment
    Spielgeräte
    (auf einem Spielplatz)
    riding equipment
    Reitzeug, das
    [colloquial]
    writing equipment
    Schreibutensilien
    Pl.
  • 2 [figurative] (intellectual resources) See examples:mental/intellectual equipment
    geistiges Rüstzeug

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