See also: ersatz

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from ersetzen (to replace, substitute).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʔɛɐ̯ˈzats/
  • (file)

NounEdit

Ersatz m (genitive Ersatzes, plural Ersätze)

  1. replacement, substitute
  2. compensation

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: ersatz

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