The Alternative Dutch Dictionary: Engelse ziekte

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Engelse ziekte {{wikipedia}}
noun: {{nl-noun}}
  1. (idiomatic, pejorative) writing compound word with a space separating the two parts (as is common in English, i.e. wall paint), rather than joined as a single word (as is usual in Dutch, i.e. muurverf) (lit.: English disease)

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