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propagate
British English: /ˈprɒpəɡeɪt/
American English: /ˈprɑpəˌɡeɪt/

Translation of propagate in German:

transitive verb

  • 1
    (in horticulture and bacteriology) vermehren (from, by durch)
    (in animal breeding and zoology) züchten
  • 2 (hand down)
    vererben (Eigenschaft, Merkmal) (to auf) + Akk.
  • 4 (Physics)be propagated
    sich fortpflanzen

intransitive verb

  • 1 (in botany, zoology, and bacteriology)
    sich vermehren
  • 2 (spread, extend, travel)
    sich ausbreiten

reflexive verb

  • (in botany, zoology, and bacteriology)
    sich vermehren
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