Automat

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See also: automat

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌaʊ̯toˈmaːt/

Noun[edit]

Automat m (genitive Automaten, plural Automaten)

  1. automaton, machine
  2. vending machine (short for the lengthy and unusual Verkaufsautomat)
  3. cashpoint, cash machine (short for Geldautomat)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Automat is a weak noun in the standard language, but is part of a group of nouns which have a stark tendency to be strong colloquially, so one will often hear dem Automat instead of dem Automaten.

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