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EtymologyEdit

Dach +‎ Geschoss

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdaxɡəˌʃɔs/
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NounEdit

Dachgeschoss n (genitive Dachgeschosses, plural Dachgeschosse)

  1. attic, loft, top floor

Usage notesEdit

  • German usually distinguishes between Dachgeschoss (used for habitation) and Dachboden (used for storage). Either word may at times be used to combine both meanings, but there is no really neutral term such as English attic.

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