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British English: /ɪkˈstɛnʃ(ə)n/
, /ɛkˈstɛnʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌɪkˈstɛn(t)ʃ(ə)n/

Translation of extension in German:


  • 1 (stretching out)
    (of arm, leg, hand) [Aus]strecken Neutr.
    (of wings) Ausbreiten Neutr.
    (of muscle) Streckung Fem.
  • 3 (prolonging)
    (of road, railway) Ausbau Mask.
    extension of time ask for an extension
    um Verlängerung bitten
    Verlängerung beantragen
    be granted or get an extension
    Verlängerung bekommen
  • 4 (enlargement)
    (of power, influence, research, frontier) Ausdehnung Fem.
    (of enterprise, trade, knowledge) Erweiterung Fem.
    (of house, estate) Ausbau Mask.
  • 5 (additional part)
    (of house) Anbau Mask.
    (of office, university, hospital, etc.) Erweiterungsbau Mask.
    build an extension to a hospital
    einen Erweiterungsbau zu einem Krankenhaus errichten
    ein Krankenhaus ausbauen
    two extensions
    zwei Anbauten
  • 7extension course (correspondence course)
    Fernstudium Neutr.
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