ijsbreker

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic: from ijs 'ice' (cognate) + breken 'to break' (cognate) + -er

Noun[edit]

ijsbreker m (plural ijsbrekers, diminutive ijsbrekertje n)

  1. icebreaker (shipping)
  2. (figuratively) icebreaker (introduction)
  3. (figuratively) pioneer

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