Hanseatic

[ han-see-at-ik ]
/ ˌhæn siˈæt ɪk /

adjective

of or relating to the Hanseatic League or to any of the towns belonging to it.

noun

any of the towns belonging to the Hanseatic League.

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Origin of Hanseatic

1605–15; <Medieval Latin Hanseāticus, equivalent to hanse (<Middle Low German; see Hansa) + -āt--ate1 + -icus-ic
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British Dictionary definitions for Hanseatic

Hanseatic
/ (ˌhænsɪˈætɪk) /

adjective

of or relating to the Hanseatic League

noun

a member of the Hanseatic League
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