trocken

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German trocken, trucken, from Old High German trokkan, truckan, trukkan (dried out, parched, thirsty, dry), from Proto-Germanic *druknaz, *druhnaz (dry), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰerǵʰ- (to strengthen; become hard or solid), from *dʰer- (to hold, hold fast, support). Cognate with Old Saxon drokno (dry, adv), Old English ġedrycnan (to dry up).

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trocken (comparative trockener, superlative am trockensten)

  1. dry

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