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anlage

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noun, an·la·ge \ˈän-ˌlä-gə\

Definition of anlage

plural anlagenplay \-gən\ also anlagesplay \-gəz\

  1. :  the foundation of a subsequent development; especially :  primordium



Origin of anlage

German, literally, act of laying on


First Known Use: 1874

Rhymes with anlage


Medical Dictionary

anlage

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noun an·la·ge \ˈän-ˌläg-ə\

Medical Definition of anlage

plural anlagen \-ən\play also anlages \-əz\play

  1. :  the foundation of a subsequent development; especially :  primordium




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