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English translation: sparring

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13:27 Sep 1, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Business/Commerce (general)
German term or phrase: Sparring
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Julia Lipeles
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English translation:sparring
Explanation:
Well, it's an English word, after all.

"Sparring" in this context is a metaphor for challenging decisions with a kind of devil's advocate.
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Darin Fitzpatrick
United States
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Thank you
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4 +1sparring
Darin Fitzpatrick


  

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15 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
sparring


Explanation:
Well, it's an English word, after all.

"Sparring" in this context is a metaphor for challenging decisions with a kind of devil's advocate.

Darin Fitzpatrick
United States
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 40
Grading comment
Thank you
Notes to answerer
Asker: Thank you Darin - I know that "sparring" is an English word - just wasn't sure if I could use it in this context or if there might be a better option


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