how to pronounce zeitumstellung


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zeitumstellung is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of zeitumstellung in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… nachts wegen der zeitumstellung ja dann …”

meanings of zeitumstellung


  1. Physiological adaption to a new time zone after a long-distance air travel.
  2. Clock change at the beginning or end of daylight savings time.

zeitumstellung frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word zeitumstellung occurs in german on average 2 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.

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