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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: ạll·geme̲i̲n

Translation of allgemein in English:



  • 2 (nicht speziell) (often pejorative)
    : (unverbindlich) (write, talk, discuss, examine, be worded)
    in general terms
    eine allgemein gehaltene Einführung
    a general introduction
    das kann man nicht so allgemein behaupten
    one cannot generalize like that
  • 3 (umfassend)allgemein belesen/beschlagen sein
    be well read/be knowledgeable about a wide range of subjects
    allgemein interessiert sein

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