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00:17 Jun 21, 2005
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English to German translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: patching [in this comtext]
description of a candle:
* minimum patching between glass and wax
Britta Schellenberg
Local time: 00:56
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Summary of answers provided
1 +1Kontakt/Festkleben
Anne Schulz
1Mindestabstand
Gabriele Kaessler


Discussion entries: 2





  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
Mindestabstand


Explanation:
Ich bin mir da absolut nicht sicher!!

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Note added at 10 mins (2005-06-21 00:28:39 GMT)
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Vielleicht auch ein Füllstück?

Gabriele Kaessler
Germany
Local time: 06:56
Native speaker of: German
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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Kontakt/Festkleben


Explanation:
Auch nur geraten: Bei Kerzen im Glas haftet das Wachs doch oft "fleckförmig" am Glas und bleibt beim Abbrennen dort kleben - vielleicht soll die Beschreibung ausdrücken, wie sauber das Glas beim Abbrennen bleibt.

Anne Schulz
Germany
Local time: 06:56
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  BrigitteHilgner: That was my spontaneous idea, too - although I have never heard the issues expressed like this.
1 hr
  -> Danke, Brigitte - vielleicht hilft ja für Britta wenigstens die Erkenntnis weiter, dass wir alle nur raten und vermuten müssen ;-)
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