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Danish term or phrase:dampe
English translation:steam
Entered by: Daphne b
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09:09 Mar 28, 2007
Danish to English translations [PRO]
Science - Food & Drink
Danish term or phrase: dampes
Hello everybody,

I'm currently working on a translation from English into German where the source text doesn't make sense to me. I found out that the English text is also a translation and that the original text was in Danish. It contains directions for use for fozen vegetable bundles and I hope someone who speaks Danish can help me figure out what is meant.
So, the original Danish text is:

"Direkte fra frost og dampes i 1 min. før brug"

The English translation is:

"Stream from frozen for about 1 min. before use"

I guess "stream" should be "steam" and this means something like "You only need to steam the frozen vegetables for about 1 minute before you can use it."

Many thanks in advance for any help you can give me.

Best regards
Ingrid Mair
Local time: 10:53
Yes, the vegetables should be steamed for a short while.
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Eva Harbo Andersen
Local time: 10:53
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Many thanks!
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Eva Harbo Andersen

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stampes should be steam

Yes, the vegetables should be steamed for a short while.

Eva Harbo Andersen
Local time: 10:53
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
PRO pts in category: 11
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Many thanks!

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agree  Dana Sackett Lössl
10 mins

agree  Daphne b
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