Abstrich

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Deverbal of abstreichen. Cognate with Luxembourgish Ofstréch.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈapˌʃtʁɪç/
  • Hyphenation: Ab‧strich
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NounEdit

Abstrich m (genitive Abstrichs or Abstriches, plural Abstriche)

  1. downstroke
  2. (music) down bow
  3. (medicine) swab sample

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Further readingEdit

  • Abstrich in Duden online
  • Abstrich” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache