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British English: /rɪb/
American English: /rɪb/

Translation of rib in German:


  • 1 (Anatomy)
    Rippe Fem.
    bruised ribs
    Rippenprellung Fem.
    dig in the ribs
    Rippenstoß Mask.
  • 3 (supporting piece)
    (of insect's wing) Ader Fem.
    (of feather) Kiel Mask.
    Schaft Mask.
    (of boat, ship) Spant Neutr.
    (of bridge, leaf, ceiling, in knitting, fabric) Rippe Fem.
    (of umbrella) Speiche Fem.
  • 4 (American English) [informal] (joke)
    Witz Mask.
    Flachs Mask. [informal]

transitive verb -bb-

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