verneplikt

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From verne +‎ plikt

Noun[edit]

verneplikt m, f (definite singular verneplikten or verneplikta) (uncountable)

  1. (military) conscription

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Equivalent to verna (protect) +‎ plikt (duty).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʋɛrnәplikt/ invalid IPA characters (ә) (example of pronunciation)

Noun[edit]

verneplikt f (definite singular verneplikta, uncountable)

  1. conscription; duty by law to serve in the military
    Dei var usamde om det skulle vera verneplikt.
    They did not agree whether or not there should be conscription.

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