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An example use of machete in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:
“… jetzt so kalt und dann habe ich die ganze Machete scott gemacht und bin ich dorf, ich habe es gewechselt …”
the word machete occurs in german on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.