Dodendraad

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dode (dead person) +‎ -n- +‎ draad (wire).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdoː.də(n)ˌdraːt/
  • Hyphenation: Do‧den‧draad

Proper noun[edit]

Dodendraad m

  1. The Wire of Death: the lethal electric fence that was placed along the border between Belgium and the Netherlands by the German occupiers during the First World War.

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