stød

noun
\ ˈstœ̅d \
plural -s

Definition of stød

: a glottal modification occurring in Danish of the last part of a vowel or consonant sound or a glottal stop following a sound

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History and Etymology for stød

Danish, literally, push, thrust; akin to Middle Low German stōt push, thrust, Old High German stōz push, thrust, stōzan to push, thrust

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“Stød.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/st%C3%B8d. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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