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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.
Local time: 10:53

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3 -1personal combat equipment

Discussion entries: 2



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

abbr. for: Persoonlijke Gevechts Uitrusting

Note added at 7 hrs 36 mins (2005-06-22 08:06:54 GMT)


another link:

Note added at 11 hrs 59 mins (2005-06-22 12:29:49 GMT)

PG = Public Garbage ?

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

Local time: 17:53
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 28
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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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