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Detailed Translations for caltrop from English to German


caltrop [the ~] noun

  1. the caltrop (mantrap)
    der Krähenfuß
  2. the caltrop (mantrap)
    die Fußfessel; Fußeisen

Translation Matrix for caltrop:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Fußeisen caltrop; mantrap
Fußfessel caltrop; mantrap manacle; shackle
Krähenfuß caltrop; mantrap crow's-foot
- Centauria calcitrapa; Tribulus terestris; devil's weed; star-thistle; water chestnut; water chestnut plant

Synonyms for "caltrop":

  • devil's weed; Tribulus terestris; subshrub; suffrutex
  • water chestnut; water chestnut plant; aquatic plant; water plant; hydrophyte; hydrophytic plant
  • star-thistle; Centauria calcitrapa; centaury

Related Definitions for "caltrop":

  1. Mediterranean annual or biennial herb having pinkish to purple flowers surrounded by spine-tipped scales; naturalized in America1
  2. a plant of the genus Trapa bearing spiny four-pronged edible nutlike fruits1
  3. tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed1

Wiktionary Translations for caltrop:

  1. weaponry
  1. meist Plural, umgangssprachlich: spitze Eisenteilchen, die bei einer Verfolgung auf die Straße gestreut werden, um die Verfolger aufzuhalten

Cross Translation:
caltrop Burzeldorn tribule — plante