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Danish translation: Hoffmann's drops

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Danish term or phrase:hofmannsdråber
Danish translation:Hoffmann's drops
Entered by: Suzanne Blangsted
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18:16 Jul 4, 2008
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Art/Literary - History
Danish term or phrase: hofmannsdråber
Det var som om deres fader var kommet fjernere, og som om hans væsens elskelige kraft var fordampet fra menigheden, således som ***hofmannsdråber*** i en flaske fordamper, når man lader den stå uden prop.

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Hoffmann's drops
Explanation:
hoffmannsdråber (pl)
en blanding af æter og vinånd der bruges som middel mod kvalme og besvimelse
OPRINDELSE: efter den tyske læge Fr. Hoffmann (1660-1742).
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Hoffmann's drops


Explanation:
hoffmannsdråber (pl)
en blanding af æter og vinånd der bruges som middel mod kvalme og besvimelse
OPRINDELSE: efter den tyske læge Fr. Hoffmann (1660-1742).


Suzanne Blangsted
Local time: 01:11
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