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mittel

See also: Mittel

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɪtl̩], [ˈmɪtəl]

AdjectiveEdit

mittel (comparative mittler, superlative am mittelsten)

  1. middle
  2. average

DeclensionEdit

This adjective is invariable in the positive.

Usage notesEdit

The positive form mittel has largely fallen out of usage in modern German, occurring mostly in compound terms such as Mittelalter, Mittelpunkt, Mittelhochdeutsch, et cetera. The comparative form mittlerer is used in places where one would expect the positive form.

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