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Translation of auf|halten in English:

unr. tr. V.

  • 3 [ugs.], (geöffnet halten) hold [sack, door, etc.] open die Augen [und Ohren] auf|halten keep one's eyes [and ears] open

unr. refl. V.

  • 2sich mit jmdm./etw. auf|halten spend [a long] time on sb/sth

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Word of the day interfuse
Pronunciation: ɪntəˈfjuːz
join or mix (two or more things) together