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British English: /rɪˈsɛs/
, /ˈriːsɛs/
American English: /ˈriˌsɛs/
, /rə-ˈsɛs/

Translation of recess in German:


  • 2 (British English) (Politics) (American English) (short vacation)
    (American English) (School) (between classes)
    Pause, die
    be in recess (Parlament)
    in den Ferien sein
    adjourn for summer recess (American English)
    sich bis nach der Sommerpause vertagen
  • 3 (literal or figurative)
    (remote place)
    Winkel, der

transitive verb

  • 2
    (provide with recess)
    eine Nische aussparen in
    + Dat. (Wand, Mauer)
  • 3 (American English)
    (end sitting of) (Verhandlung, Sitzung)

intransitive verb

  • (American English)
    (end a sitting)
    sich vertagen

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