abfangen

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ab- +‎ fangen

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʔapfaŋən/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ab‧fan‧gen

Verb[edit]

abfangen (class 7 strong, third-person singular simple present fängt ab, past tense fing ab, past participle abgefangen, past subjunctive finge ab, auxiliary haben)

  1. to intercept
  2. to pull up
  3. to pull an aircraft out of a dive

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References[edit]

  • Michael, Robert; Doerr, Karin (2002) Nazi-Deutsch/Nazi-German: An English lexicon of the language of the Third Reich, Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, ISBN 0-313-32106-X, page 49

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