rot-grün

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

rot (red) +‎ grün (green)

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  • IPA(key): /ˈʀoːtˈɡʀyːn/

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rot-grün (not comparable)

  1. (politics, Germany) pertaining to a coalition between the SPD (a large social democratic party in Germany) and Bündnis 90/Die Grünen (the largest environmental party in Germany) (literally: red-green, derived from the colors representing these parties)
    • 2010, Der Spiegel, issue 32/2010, page 17:
      Das rot-grüne Gesetz sieht vor, dass bis 2022 alle Atomkraftwerke vom Netz gehen.
      The "red-green" law provides that all nuclear power pants are taken off the grid until 2022.

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