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Teutonic

[ too-ton-ik, tyoo- ]
/ tuˈtɒn ɪk, tyu- /
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adjective
of or relating to the ancient Teutons.
of, relating to, or characteristic of the Teutons or Germans; German.
noting or pertaining to the northern European stock that includes the German, Dutch, Scandinavian, British, and related peoples.
(of languages) Germanic.
noun
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Origin of Teutonic

First recorded in 1580–90; Teuton + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM Teutonic

Teu·ton·i·cal·ly, adverban·ti-Teu·ton·ic, adjectivenon-Teu·ton·ic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for Teutonic

Teutonic
/ (tjuːˈtɒnɪk) /

adjective
characteristic of or relating to the German peopleTeutonic thoroughness
of or relating to the ancient Teutons
(not used in linguistics) of or relating to the Germanic languages
noun
an obsolete name for Germanic

Derived forms of Teutonic

Teutonically, adverb
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