Online dictionary: German-English translation of words and expressions, definition, synonyms

Reverso offers you the best tool for learning English, the German English dictionary containing commonly used words and expressions, along with thousands of German entries and their English translation, added in the dictionary by our users. For the ones performing professional translations from German to English, the specialized terms found in our dictionary are very helpful.

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Cat.
let's go
 nm.
surface switch ; surface type switch ; switch for surface mounting ; surface-mounting switch ; surface wiring switch
 nf.
surface mounting ; surface wiring
 nf.
musk strawberry ; hautbois strawberry ; hautboy strawberry
 nm.
caper berry ; caperberry

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