Stufe

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German stuofa, akin to Old Saxon stōpo. Cognate to Dutch stoep.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃtuː.fə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Stufe f (genitive Stufe, plural Stufen)

  1. step, tread (of a stair or ladder)
  2. degree, stage, level, rank, phase
  3. (school, short for Jahrgangsstufe) year (all pupils of a year or grade, regardless of forms)
  4. (mining) an aggregation of standalone and well-crystallized mineral
  5. (paleontology, geology) age

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