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British English: /ˈlɪt(ə)r(ə)l/
American English: /ˈlɪdərəl/
, /ˈlɪtrəl/

Translation of literal in German:


  • 1 take something in a literal sense
    etwas wörtlich nehmen
  • 2 (not exaggerated) the literal truth
    die reine Wahrheit
  • 3 [informal] (with some exaggeration)
  • 5 (in text)literal error
    Tippfehler Mask.
    (misprint) Druckfehler Mask.


  • 1 (error)
    Tippfehler Mask.
    (misprint) Druckfehler Mask.
  • 2 (Computing)
    Literal Neutr.

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