forlegge

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

for- +‎ legge; from Middle Low German vorlegen, vorleggen. Compare with the German verb verlegen ‎(misplace).

Verb[edit]

forlegge ‎(imperative forlegg, present tense forlegger, passive forlegges, simple past forla, past participle forlagt, present participle forleggende)

  1. to misplace, mislay (putting something somewhere, then forgetting its location)
  2. to deploy; station; relocate
    Troppene ble forlagt til byen.
    The troops were stationed in the city.
  3. to make all arrangements for the publication of a book etc.
  4. to make a correcting adjustment
    forlegge siktepunkt
    in using a firing weapon, adjust aiming point due to conditions
  5. to lay (e.g. a cable in a trench)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

for- +‎ legge; from Middle Low German vorlegen, vorleggen. Compare with the German verb verlegen ‎(misplace).

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Verb[edit]

forlegge

  1. to misplace, mislay (putting something somewhere, then forgetting its location)
  2. to deploy; station; relocate
    Troppene ble forlagt til byen.
    The troops were stationed in the city.
  3. to make all arrangements for the publication of a book etc.
  4. to make a correcting adjustment
    forlegge siktepunkt
    in using a firing weapon, adjust aiming point due to conditions
  5. to lay (e.g. a cable in a trench)

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