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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German wesenlīch, a loan translation of Latin essentialis; analysable as Wesen +‎ -lich.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈveːzəntlɪç/
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AdjectiveEdit

wesentlich (comparative wesentlicher, superlative am wesentlichsten)

  1. significant
  2. essential
  3. principal
  4. crucial

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