verneplikt

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EtymologyEdit

From verne +‎ plikt

NounEdit

verneplikt m, f ‎(definite singular verneplikten or verneplikta) (uncountable)

  1. (military) conscription

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EtymologyEdit

Equivalent to verna ‎(protect) +‎ plikt ‎(duty).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

verneplikt f ‎(definite singular verneplikta, uncountable)

  1. conscription; duty by law to serve in the military
    Dei var usamde om det skulle vera verneplikt.
    They did not agree whether or not there should be conscription.

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