Zentner

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin centēnārius (containing hundred), from centum (hundred)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡sɛntnɐ/
  • Hyphenation: Zent‧ner

Noun[edit]

Zentner m (genitive Zentners, plural Zentner)

  1. (Germany) hundredweight (50 kilograms or 100 lbs)
  2. (Austria, Switzerland) quintal (100 kilograms or 200 lbs)
    Synonym: Doppelzentner (Germany)

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