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00:30 Jun 22, 2005
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / garbage collection in public housing
Dutch term or phrase: PG
PG as in PGIJ - IJburg is the name if a district of Amsterdam.
Saskia
Local time: 10:53
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Summary of answers provided
3 -1personal combat equipment
WIDIC


Discussion entries: 2





  

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7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): -1
PGIJ
personal combat equipment


Explanation:
abbr. for: Persoonlijke Gevechts Uitrusting


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Note added at 7 hrs 36 mins (2005-06-22 08:06:54 GMT)
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http://www.tfa-seedorf.nl/afkortingen.htm


another link:
http://www.massasite.nl/html/cv.html

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Note added at 11 hrs 59 mins (2005-06-22 12:29:49 GMT)
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PG = Public Garbage ?

and: garbage is not always garbage ;-), there is another definition, too

WIDIC
Germany
Local time: 17:53
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 28
Grading comment
het gaat hier over woningbouw, PGIJ, niet PGU

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Antoinette Verburg: zou het dan niet 'PGU' geweest zijn i.p.v. 'PG(IJ)'?
14 mins

disagree  René Knoop: Heb je een persoonlijke gevechtsuitrusting nodig om in IJburg vuilnis op te halen??
3 hrs
  -> soms ;-)) depends on the garbage ... if it's real garbage

neutral  writeaway: wild guessing is not really the idea behind the site afaik.
6 hrs
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Comment: het gaat hier over woningbouw, PGIJ, niet PGU




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