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passage
British English: /ˈpasɪdʒ/
American English: /ˈpæsɪdʒ/

Translation of passage in German:

noun

back passage, → bird of passage, → front passage, → purple passage, → rite
  • 1 (going by, through, etc.)
    (of river) Überquerung Fem.
    (of time) [Ab-, Ver]lauf Mask.
    Verstreichen Neutr.
    (of seasons) Wechsel Mask.
    erased by the passage of time
    ausgelöscht vom Strom der Zeit
    their passage was halted by an obstruction
    ein Hindernis hemmte ihren Weg
  • 5no art., no pl. (liberty or right to pass through)
    Durchreise Fem.
    guarantee somebody rights of passage through a territory
    jemandem die Durchreise durch ein Gebiet genehmigen
  • 6 (right to travel)
    Passage Fem.
    work one's passage
    seine Überfahrt abarbeiten
  • 7 (part of book etc.)
    Passage Fem.
    Textstelle Fem.
  • 10 (duct)urinary passage
    Harntrakt Mask.
    ear passage
    Gehörgang Mask.
    air passages
    Luft- od. Atemwege

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