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komplett vom Scherben aufgenommen

English translation: absorbed completely by the (unfired) tile

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German term or phrase:komplett vom Scherben aufgenommen
English translation:absorbed completely by the (unfired) tile
Entered by: Teresa Reinhardt
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14:10 Apr 8, 2007
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German term or phrase: komplett vom Scherben aufgenommen
Die feine Rillenstruktur, bei gleichzeitig glatter, also gut zu reinigender Oberfläche, wird durch eine neue Technik erreicht: ein Gemisch aus Granulaten wird auf die Fliesen gepresst, also komplett vom Scherben aufgenommen.

Talking about ceramic tiles.

Thks.
markj
absorbed completely by the tile(s)
Explanation:
"der Scherben" is a synonym for "die Fliese"
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Teresa Reinhardt
United States
Local time: 14:48
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Many thanks, Teresa.
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5 +1absorbed completely by the tile(s)Teresa Reinhardt


  

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absorbed completely by the tile(s)


Explanation:
"der Scherben" is a synonym for "die Fliese"


    Reference: http://www.obi.de/de/ideenwelt/bauen/fliesen_legen/index.htm...
Teresa Reinhardt
United States
Local time: 14:48
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 475
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Many thanks, Teresa.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  John Jory: 'tile body' (not synonymous: the Scherbe is the 'raw' tile before firing)
7 hrs
  -> Thanks, John!
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