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intelligence
British English: /ɪnˈtɛlɪdʒ(ə)ns/
American English: /ɪnˈtɛlədʒəns/

Translation of intelligence in German:

noun

  • 1
    (quickness of understanding) Intelligenz, die
    have the intelligence to do something
    so intelligent sein, etwas zu tun
    have intelligence
    intelligent sein
  • 2
    (intellect, understanding) Intelligenz, die
    a man of no mean intelligence
    ein sehr intelligenter Mann
  • 3
    (being) Geist, der
    (spirit) Geistwesen, das
  • 4
    (information) Informationen Pl.
    (news)
    Nachrichten Pl.
    Meldungen Pl.
    a source of intelligence
    eine Informationsquelle
  • 5
    ([persons employed in] collecting information) Nachrichtendienst, der
    be in intelligence
    dem Nachrichtendienst angehören

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