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American English: /dʒərˈmeɪn/
British English: /dʒəːˈmeɪn/


  • [formal]to be germane to something
    guardar relación con algo [formal]
    Example sentences
    • This is a highly germane consideration for an economy on the threshold of emerging market style debt trap dynamics.
    • Professor Crout delivered his remarks, which were certainly germane to the subject.
    • It deals with a subject inherently germane to every military officer, no matter the service.

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