turnverein

noun
turn·ver·ein | \ˈtərn-və-ˌrīn, ˈtu̇rn-\

Definition of turnverein 

: an athletic club

First Known Use of turnverein

1852, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for turnverein

German, from turnen to perform gymnastic exercises + Verein club

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