ader

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *āthra, *āthera, from Proto-Germanic *ēþrō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ader f, m (plural aders or aderen, diminutive adertje n)

  1. (anatomy) vein
  2. (geology) vein
  3. (by extension) any narrow and long passageway essential to a larger networked system such as roads

Derived terms[edit]

  • (anatomical vein): bloedader (vein)
  • (geological vein): goudader (gold vein)
  • (narrow long passageway): verkeersader (a major road or thoroughfare)

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