from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A German practice or idiom; a Germanism.
  • n. German character or civilization.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the German character or way of life
  • n. a German figure of speech; a Germanism

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Teutonic or Germanic character, type, ideas, spirit, peculiarities, etc.
  • n. An idiom or expression peculiar to the Teutonic peoples; a German idiom or peculiarity.


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