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March 2012

German Compound Words

by Brian Johnson March 12, 2012 Search Science

Mark Twain is quoted as having said, “Some German words are so long that they have a perspective.” Although eBay users are unlikely to search using fearsome beasts like “rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz”, which stands for the “beef labeling supervision duties delegation law”, we do frequently see compound words in our users’ queries. While some might look for [...]

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