dehnstufe

noun dehn·stu·fe \ˈdānˌshtüfə\

Definition of dehnstufe

plural

dehnstufen

\-fən\

in Indo-European ablaut

  1. :  a lengthened grade

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Origin and Etymology of dehnstufe

German, from dehnen to stretch (from Old High German dennen) + stufe step, from Old High German stuofa — more at thin, step


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