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mount
British English: /maʊnt/
American English: /maʊnt/

Translation of mount in German:

noun

  • 1
    (mountain, hill)
    Berg, der
    Mount Vesuvius/Everest
    der Vesuv/der Mount Everest
    sermon 1
  • 5
    (in stamp collecting)
    [Klebe]falz, der

transitive verb

  • 2 (get on)
    steigen auf
    Akk. (Reittier, Fahrzeug)
    mount the pavement
    auf den Bürgersteig fahren
  • 4 (prepare)
    (Maschine, Apparat)
    (Exemplar, Haut, Skelett)
    (fasten)
    in ein Album einkleben
    (Briefmarke)
    (for microscope) (raise into position)
    in Stellung bringen
    (Kanone, Geschütz, Mörser)

intransitive verb

  • 2mount [up] [figurative] (increase)
    to auf + Akk.
    (Unruhe, Besorgnis, Unwillen)
    it all mounts up
    es summiert sich

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