Germanicism


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Germanism, Germanicism

a German loanword in English, as gemütlich. Also called Teutonism, Teutonicism.
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But they are a bit wordy, with some superfluity of definite articles - needed in German but redundant in English - and of Germanicisms such as "bring." A few examples: For Moll's "comprises only a small part of my book and not once [is it] the most important [part]" (pp.