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extinction
British English: /ɪkˈstɪŋ(k)ʃ(ə)n/
, /ɛkˈstɪŋ(k)ʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ɪkˈstɪŋ(k)ʃ(ə)n/

Translation of extinction in German:

noun no pl.

  • (of fire, light) (extinguishing)
    Löschen, das
    (being extinguished)
    Erlöschen, das
    Verlöschen, das
    (abolition) (of religion, system, institution, law, custom) (of debt)
    Tilgung, die
    (of independence etc.)
    Aufhebung, die
    threatened with extinction
    vom Aussterben bedroht

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