Annäherung

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

annähern (to approach) +‎ -ung (-ing)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈanˌnɛːəʁʊŋ/, [ˈʔanˌnɛːɐʁʊŋ] (standard; used naturally in western Germany and Switzerland)
  • IPA(key): /ˈanˌneːəʁʊŋ/ (overall more common; particularly northern and eastern regions)
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  • Hyphenation: An‧nä‧he‧rung

NounEdit

Annäherung f (genitive Annäherung, plural Annäherungen)

  1. approach (act of drawing near; access or opportunity of drawing near)
  2. (golf) approach (a stroke whose object is to land the ball on the putting green)

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