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Translation of nick in German:

n.

  • 2 [sl.] (prison) Knast, der [salopp]
  • 3 (BrE) (police station) Wache, die
  • 4in good/poor nick [infml], gut/nicht gut im Schuss [ugs.]
  • 5in the nick of time gerade noch rechtzeitig

v.t.

  • 1 einkerben
  • 2 (BrE) [infml], (arrest) einlochen [salopp]
  • 3 (BrE) [infml], (steal) klauen [salopp]

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