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Synonyms for calquekælk

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  1. calque, calque formation, loan translation(noun)

    an expression introduced into one language by translating it from another language

    "`superman' is a calque for the German `Ubermensch'"

    calque, calque formation, loan translation


  1. calque(noun)

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  2. calque(verb)

    To adopt (a word or phrase) from one language to another by semantic translation of its parts.

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