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Strangler Fig Tree

German translation: Würgefeige

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English term or phrase:Strangler Fig Tree
German translation:Würgefeige
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17:57 Aug 24, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Science - Botany / botany
English term or phrase: Strangler Fig Tree
"Ficus lundellii", Africa. Anyone who knows the correct German name for that kind of tree?
june
Local time: 06:08
Würgefeige
Explanation:
Nach vielleicht hundert Meter drehte sie sich zu uns um und schenkte uns einen langen Blick aus ihren blassgelben Augen, bevor sie dann im dichten Geäst einer Würgefeige verschwand.(aus Ngorongoro) Text and translation by Bodo Meier

Finally she turned her head for a while giving us a long glance out of pale, glazed eyes than disappeared in the tangle of a strangler fig tree


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Note added at 2002-08-24 18:37:41 (GMT)
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Nationalpark Vulkan Arenal und Arenal See
(künstlich aufgestaut / Energiegewinnung, Bewässerung)
Arenal 1635 m - gehört seit 1981 zu den aktivsten Vulkanen der Erde (letzter große Ausbruch 1992)
Größtenteils unzugänglicher 40 km2 großer NP mit Primärwaldresten
Anbau von Macadamia (Macadamia sp. Proteaceae aus Australien mit Nußfrüchten)
Eucalyptus
Honduraskiefer
Im primären Regenwald: Würgefeigen (Strangler Fig / Higueron / Ficus sp.)
http://www.google.com/search?hl=de&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=stran...
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Cristina Moldovan do Amaral
United States
Local time: 21:08
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Cristina Moldovan do Amaral


  

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Würgefeige


Explanation:
Nach vielleicht hundert Meter drehte sie sich zu uns um und schenkte uns einen langen Blick aus ihren blassgelben Augen, bevor sie dann im dichten Geäst einer Würgefeige verschwand.(aus Ngorongoro) Text and translation by Bodo Meier

Finally she turned her head for a while giving us a long glance out of pale, glazed eyes than disappeared in the tangle of a strangler fig tree


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Note added at 2002-08-24 18:37:41 (GMT)
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Nationalpark Vulkan Arenal und Arenal See
(künstlich aufgestaut / Energiegewinnung, Bewässerung)
Arenal 1635 m - gehört seit 1981 zu den aktivsten Vulkanen der Erde (letzter große Ausbruch 1992)
Größtenteils unzugänglicher 40 km2 großer NP mit Primärwaldresten
Anbau von Macadamia (Macadamia sp. Proteaceae aus Australien mit Nußfrüchten)
Eucalyptus
Honduraskiefer
Im primären Regenwald: Würgefeigen (Strangler Fig / Higueron / Ficus sp.)
http://www.google.com/search?hl=de&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=stran...


    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?hl=de&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=stran...
Cristina Moldovan do Amaral
United States
Local time: 21:08
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Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
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