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By Manfred Görlach

The 1st dictionary of its sort to supply an exhaustive comparative remedy of the impression of English on different eu languages. masking 16 chosen languages from diverse language households, entries encompass phrases that are recognizably English in shape and which look in no less than one of many languages validated. Entries are produced from a short definition, by means of a precis paragraph containing a wealth of old and linguistic info. Many entries also are observed by way of a grid summarizing the distribution of the observe throughout Europe.

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Jazzband Although jazz bands were popular from the 19208 onwards, this word was adopted only after 1945, its meaning being restricted to jazz and pop music. In this specialized sense it is one of the most successful modern loans. Ge [bent] F, pi. -s, 19408 (2) > (Tanz)kapelle Du [=E] C, 19508 (2) Nw [bje:n/ban] N, pi. 0, 19408 (2) Ic band [pant] N, pi. bond, 19208 (4 coll) < hljomsveit Fr (o) Sp - < banda It [bend] F, pi. 0, 1950 (2) Rm [=E] N [U] 19708 (i you, mod) Rs bendlbanda M/F, pi. -y, beg2oc (i mod) Po [bent] M [U] end2oc bend (i mod) Cr M, mid2oc (2) Bg banda F, pi.

Du ballroom dancing [=E] N [U] (l tech); ballroomdans [=E+dans] C [U] 19808 (i tech) Nw [=E] M [U] 19708 (i tech) Ic ballroom [=E] end2oc, +2(0 tech) It - < hallo liscio Po (o) Bg - < +2: rend balni tantsi ball-trap* n. 'clay pigeon shooting' Fr [baltrap] M, endigc (2) ballyhoo n. 2 'extravagant or sensational publicity' Ge [=E] N [U] 19708 (i jour, rare) Nw (o) banana split n. ' Ge Banonensplit, M, pi. -s, 19608 (5+2) Du [=E] C, 19908 (2) Nw <=E>/banansplit [bana:n(a)split] M, pi. 0, 19708 (2) Ic bananasplitt(i) [pa:nanaspliht(i)] N, pi.

Air-conditioner n. 'an air-conditioning apparatus' Du [=E] C, 19708 (2 tech) Nw [=E] 19808 (i rare) < creat klimaanlegg Ic - < rend loftkcding; loftkcditceki Sp - < trsl acondicionador de aire It - < mean condizionatore, climatizzatore Rs konditsioner M, pi. -y, 19703(3) Po(o) Cr(o) Hu - < trsl legkondiciondlo Al rend kondinsioner i ajrit Gr <=E> end2oc (i writ) air-condition(ing) n. ', 2 'the apparatus for this' Ge air-condition [=E] F; air-conditioning [=E] N [U] 19608, 2(1 coll) < Klimaanlage Du [airco(nditionirjg)/=E] C, i945-(2) Nw [=E] M [U] mid2oc (2) < klimaanlegg Ic - < rend loftkceling Fr - < trsl air conditionne < climatisation Sp - < trsl aire acondicionado It - < i: rend aria condizionata Rm - < aer conditional Rs - < konditsionirovanie Po (o) Cr erkondisn M, mid2OC, 1(2) Bg erkundishun M [U] 19708, 2 (i coll) < klimatichna instalatsiya, klimatik Hu [=E] 19608, 1(1 tech) < legkondiciondlds Al /erkodision N, end2OC, 1,2 (2) = klimatismoslklimatistiko (mikhanima) Airedale (terrier) n.

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