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British English: /faʊnˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /faʊnˈdeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of foundation in German:


  • 2 (institution)
    Stiftung Fem.
    be on the foundation (British English)
    ein Stipendium erhalten
  • 3usu. in[s] (underlying part) (literal or figurative)
    (of building) Fundament Neutr.
    (of road) Unterbau Mask.
    lay the foundations
    das Fundament legen
    (for road) den Unterbau legen
    be without or have no foundation [figurative]
    unbegründet sein
    der Grundlage entbehren
    lay the foundation of/for something [figurative]
    das Fundament od. die Grundlage zu etwas legen
    shake something to its foundations [figurative]
    etwas in seinen Grundfesten erschüttern

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