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inquest
British English: /ˈɪnkwɛst/
American English: /ˈɪŋˌkwɛst/

Translation of inquest in German:

noun

  • 1 (legal inquiry)
    gerichtliche Untersuchung
  • 2 (inquiry by coroner's court)inquest [into the causes of death]
    gerichtliche Untersuchung der Todesursache

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