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number

Pronunciation: /ˈnʌmbə(r)/

Translation of number in German:

n.

  • 1 (in series) Nummer, die you've got the wrong number [Teleph.] Sie sind falsch verbunden dial a wrong number sich verwählen [ugs.]
  • 2 [esp. Math.] (numeral) Zahl, die
  • 3 (sum, total, quantity) [An]zahl, die a number of people/things einige Leute/Dinge a number of times mehrmals

v.t.

  • 4sb's days are numbered jmds. Tage sind gezählt

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