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See also: Weise and weise





  1. Used to form an adverb from a noun.
    Teil (part)teilweise (partly, in part)
    Gruppe (group)gruppenweise (in groups)
  2. Used to form an adverb from an adjective or participle together with the interfix -er-.
    → see -erweise

Usage notes[edit]

  • Words formed with -weise are sometimes used as adjectives (e.g. schrittweise in "der schrittweise Anstieg" and "ein schrittweiser Anstieg"). Such usage however is disputed.

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