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zigaretten

German translation: cigarettes

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14:04 Apr 27, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: zigaretten
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German translation:cigarettes
Explanation:
carton (of cigarettes)- Stange (Zigaretten)

cigarettes [pl.] die Zigaretten [pl.]

a packet of cigarettes eine Schachtel Zigaretten

cigarette case das Zigarettenetui

butt die Zigarettenkippe
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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 19:03
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nacigaretteKaktus
nathe cigarettessamsi
nacigarettes
Vesna Zivcic


  

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22 mins
cigarettes


Explanation:
carton (of cigarettes)- Stange (Zigaretten)

cigarettes [pl.] die Zigaretten [pl.]

a packet of cigarettes eine Schachtel Zigaretten

cigarette case das Zigarettenetui

butt die Zigarettenkippe



    Reference: http://dict.leo.org
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 19:03
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 395
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Astrid Elke Witte
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33 mins
the cigarettes


Explanation:
As a smoker I can asure you, that "Zigaretten" in English is

the cigarettes = pl
the cigarette = sg

I smoke a cigarette
I buy a pack of cigarettes (20)
I buy a carton of cigarettes (200)

have fun!


    Native Swiss/British and smoker
samsi
Local time: 13:03
PRO pts in pair: 8

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Kaktus

Astrid Elke Witte
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11 hrs
cigarette


Explanation:
Since my husband used to smoke, I also know how to spell the word cigarette.



    Langenscheidt and mother tongue German and English
Kaktus
Local time: 19:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 11

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