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British English: /pɛnɪˈtreɪʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌpɛnəˈtreɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of penetration in German:


  • 1 (finding of access into)
    Eindringen, das (of in) + Akk.
    (of safe) Aufbrechen, das
    (act of passing through) Durchdringen, das
    (passage through) Durchdringung, die
  • 2no pl. [figurative] (discernment)
    Scharfsinn, der
    Scharfsinnigkeit, die
  • 4
    (seeing into something) Durchdringen, das
  • 5 (sexual)
    Eindringen des Gliedes [in die Scheide]
    Penetration, die [formal]

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