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Umkreis
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Ụm·kreis

Translation of Umkreis in English:

Maskulinum

  • 1 im Ụmkreis von 5 km
    within a radius of 5 km
    der Ụmkreis der Stadt
    the city's environs pl. or immediate surroundings pl.
    im [näheren] Ụmkreis der Stadt
    in the [immediate] vicinity of the town
    aus dem Ụmkreis des Vorsitzenden hört man, …
    [figurativ]
    one learns from those close to the chairman …

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