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British English: /ˈfak(ə)lti/
American English: /ˈfækəlti/

Translation of faculty in German:


  • 1 (physical capability)
    Fähigkeit Fem.
    Vermögen Neutr.
    faculty of sight/speech/hearing/thought
    Seh-/Sprach-/Hör-/Denkvermögen Neutr.
  • 2 (mental power)mental faculty, faculty of the mind
    geistige Kraft
    in [full] possession of [all] one's faculties
    im [Voll]besitz [all] seiner [geistigen] Kräfte
    all one's creative faculties
    seine ganze Kreativität od. schöpferische Kraft
  • 3 (aptitude)
    Begabung Fem.
    Fähigkeit Fem.
    have a faculty for doing something
    die Fähigkeit od. das Talent haben, etwas zu tun
  • 4 (University) (department)
    Fakultät Fem.
    Fachbereich Mask.
    faculty of arts/sciences/medicine
    philosophische/naturwissenschaftliche/medizinische Fakultät
  • 5 (American English) (School, University) (staff)
    Lehrkörper Mask.
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