Kolben

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German kolbe (club), from Old High German kolbo, cholpo. Ninth century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɔlbən], [ˈkɔlbn̩], [ˈkɔlbm̩]
  • Hyphenation: Kol‧ben

Noun[edit]

Kolben m (genitive Kolbens, plural Kolben)

  1. (of a rifle) butt
  2. piston
  3. (botany) spadix
  4. (sciences) flask

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