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English translation: by far the most important/significant compounds

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09:56 Aug 3, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / polymers
German term or phrase: mit Abstand wichtigste Vertreter
Here's the context:

"Die Vinylester-Polymere sind aus Vinylestern zugängliche Polymere mit der Gruppierung der Formel (II)

[formula]

als charakteristischem Grundbaustein der Makromoleküle. Von diesen haben die Vinylacetat-Polymere (R = CH3) mit Polyvinylacetaten als mit Abstand wichtigsten Vertretern die grösste technische Bedeutung."
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Local time: 07:24
English translation:by far the most important/significant compounds
Explanation:
a first rough shot at it

In this case, the "Vertreter" are "chemische Verbindungen", hence "compounds".
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Steffen Walter
Germany
Local time: 08:24
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3 +6by far the most important/significant compounds
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by far the most important/significant compounds


Explanation:
a first rough shot at it

In this case, the "Vertreter" are "chemische Verbindungen", hence "compounds".

Steffen Walter
Germany
Local time: 08:24
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 104
Grading comment
Thanks for your help.

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Aug 3, 2006 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedmit Abstand wichtigsten Vertretern » mit Abstand wichtigste Vertreter


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