mangel (plural mangels)
- The sugar beet, which can be refined to equal cane sugar in all manners save for botanical origin.
- A mangelwurzel, a plant of the beet family raised as cattle feed.
- For many days the animals had nothing to eat but mangels.
- lack, want, absence
- defect, flaw, deficiency, shortcomings
- disadvantage, drawback
- shortage, scarcity
mangel (using Unified Alphabet)
- lack (deficiency, need)
This Norwegian entry was created from the translations listed at lack. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see mangel in the Norwegian Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) August 2010