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oral
British English: /ˈɔːr(ə)l/
American English: /ˈɔrəl/

Translation of oral in German:

adjective

  • 1 (spoken)
    (Prüfung, Vereinbarung)
    mündlich überliefert
    (Tradition)
    the agreement was only oral
    die Vereinbarung war nur mündlich getroffen worden
  • 3
    (Anatomy) (höhle, -schleimhaut)

noun

  • [colloquial] (examination) See examples:the oral[s]
    das Mündliche

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