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Polyalkylenglyoäther

English translation: polyalkylene glycol ether

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German term or phrase:Polyalkylenglykoläther
English translation:polyalkylene glycol ether
Entered by: Cilian O'Tuama
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09:26 Jul 11, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / chemical
German term or phrase: Polyalkylenglyoäther
Bremsflüssigkeit enthält Polyalkylenglyoäther
Rebecca Holmes
United States
Local time: 04:58
polyalkylene glycol ester
Explanation:
That's what you want.

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Note added at 2002-07-11 09:41:22 (GMT)
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URGENT!

Please ignore last suggestion. The solution is \"polyalkylene glycol ETHER, not \"ESTER\". My apologies for the gaffe. Have a look at this Web site, which talks about the use of polyalkylene glycol ether in brake fluids.

http://www.rpmnet.com/techart/fluid.shtml
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Rowan Morrell
New Zealand
Local time: 20:58
Grading comment
many thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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polyalkylene glycol ester


Explanation:
That's what you want.

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Note added at 2002-07-11 09:41:22 (GMT)
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URGENT!

Please ignore last suggestion. The solution is \"polyalkylene glycol ETHER, not \"ESTER\". My apologies for the gaffe. Have a look at this Web site, which talks about the use of polyalkylene glycol ether in brake fluids.

http://www.rpmnet.com/techart/fluid.shtml


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Rowan Morrell
New Zealand
Local time: 20:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 13
Grading comment
many thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Translations4IT
6 mins

agree  Gillian Scheibelein
18 mins

agree  Сергей Лузан: ETHER and not some lady's name, we are sure.
2 hrs
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