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Translation of klemmen in English:

tr. V.

  • 2 (quetschen) sich (Dat.) den Fuß/die Hand klemmen get one's foot/hand caught or trapped

refl. V.

  • sich hinter etw. (Akk.) klemmen [fig. ugs.], put some hard work into sth

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