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thousand

Pronunciation: /ˈθaʊznd/

Translation of thousand in German:

adj.

  • 1 tausend a or one thousand eintausend two/several thousand zweitausend/mehrere tausend a or one thousand and one [ein]tausend[und]eins
  • 2a thousand [and one] [fig.], (innumerable) tausend [ugs.]

n.

  • 1 (number) tausend a or one/two thousand ein-/zweitausend
  • 3 (indefinite amount) thousands tausende

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