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Gau  

   m or nt   , -(e)s, -e  
a      (Hist)   gau   a tribal district, later an administrative district under the Nazis   a tribal district, later an administrative district under the Nazis  
b    (=Bezirk)   district, region, area  


GAU      m   , -(s)   abbr  
     größter anzunehmender Unfall    MCA, maximum credible accident     (fig)  
inf   worst-case scenario  
Super-GAU   Su•per-GAU      m   ultimate MCA     (fig)   total meltdown
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

GAU, Super-GAU, Gaul, grau

'Gau' found in translations in English-German dictionary
exp.
größter anzunehmender Unfall ; GAU
"Gau": examples and translations in context
Ich versichere sie meine Herrn, das ich ihren Gau von dem Räuber säubern werde. Gentlemen, I promise you to clear your county of this group of bandits.
Ich will, dass alle Mitglieder in diesem Gau die Stadt-, Landes- und Bundespolizei auf Ihren CBs abhören. I want all party members in the tristate district... to monitor the city, county and state police on their CBs.
Länder, die in letzter Zeit keinen GAU ihres Bankensystems erlebten, so wie Kanada, Australien, China, Brasilien und Indien, sind weniger begeistert. Countries that did not experience recent bank meltdowns, such as Canada, Australia, China, Brazil, and India, are unenthusiastic.
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