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English translation: position

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13:07 Dec 6, 2004
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Engineering (general)
German term or phrase: placieren
eine interessante Möglichkeit darstellen, sich künftig in Bereichen der Automatisierungsindustrie zu placieren
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English translation:position
Explanation:
"to position oneself in an industry"

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Note added at 6 hrs 31 mins (2004-12-06 19:39:47 GMT)
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@Francis: Could we get a better suggestion then? Of course \"to position oneself in an industry\" sounds like a dictionary entry, it\'s a general phrase that needs to be adapted to the context. And \"to position ourselves\" gets plenty of high-quality hits, cf. \"Being a visionary organization, we should try to position ourselves among the best in the housing industry and look for ways to continuously...\", www.hkhs.com/pdf/14/story.pdf
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Klaus Hartmann
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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +6
platzieren
position


Explanation:
"to position oneself in an industry"

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Note added at 6 hrs 31 mins (2004-12-06 19:39:47 GMT)
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@Francis: Could we get a better suggestion then? Of course \"to position oneself in an industry\" sounds like a dictionary entry, it\'s a general phrase that needs to be adapted to the context. And \"to position ourselves\" gets plenty of high-quality hits, cf. \"Being a visionary organization, we should try to position ourselves among the best in the housing industry and look for ways to continuously...\", www.hkhs.com/pdf/14/story.pdf

Klaus Hartmann
Local time: 11:45
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Thanks for your help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  sylvie malich
18 mins

agree  Aniello Scognamiglio
19 mins

agree  David Moore
39 mins

agree  Ian M-H
1 hr

agree  Christine Lam
3 hrs

agree  jccantrell
4 hrs

neutral  xxxFrancis Lee: "position oneself in an industry" sounds like straight from a dictionary and gets zero Google hits
4 hrs
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