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English translation: CW - Calendar Week

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:KW - Kalender Woche
English translation:CW - Calendar Week
Entered by: Tammy Baikie
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21:27 May 23, 2002
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
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German term or phrase: KW
"30% fällig in der KW 27/2002"
This abbreviation obviously refers to a period of time or date, but what exactly does it mean?
Tammy Baikie
Local time: 02:21
Kalenderwoche
Explanation:
Calendar week

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Note added at 2002-05-23 21:38:10 (GMT)
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Here\'s a link for confirmation - I should have set my confidence bar at maximum, as I have come across this abbreviation many a time:
http://www.allegromicro.com/techpub2/fcal2001.pdf

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Note added at 2002-05-23 21:49:38 (GMT)
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The CW abbreviation is also confirmed in the above link
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Sarah Downing
Local time: 20:21
Grading comment
Thanks very much!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +13calendar weekKlaus Dorn
4calendar week
Georg Finsterwald
4Kalenderwoche
Sarah Downing
4calendar week
Kim Metzger


  

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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +13
calendar week


Explanation:
implicit in answer

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Note added at 2002-05-23 21:32:48 (GMT)
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the 27th calendar week in 2002 is around the beginning of July

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 03:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman

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agree  Sarah Downing
1 min

agree  Wiebke Herbig
17 mins

agree  xxxBBW,linguist
22 mins

agree  Ingrid Grzeszik
22 mins

agree  Jeannie Graham
23 mins

agree  jccantrell
47 mins

agree  Theo Bose
58 mins

agree  xxxDr.G.MD
1 hr

agree  engslav
1 hr

agree  Hans-Henning Judek
4 hrs

agree  Anykev
5 hrs

agree  Petra Winter
6 hrs

agree  Steffen Pollex
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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Kalenderwoche


Explanation:
Calendar week

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Note added at 2002-05-23 21:38:10 (GMT)
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Here\'s a link for confirmation - I should have set my confidence bar at maximum, as I have come across this abbreviation many a time:
http://www.allegromicro.com/techpub2/fcal2001.pdf

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Note added at 2002-05-23 21:49:38 (GMT)
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The CW abbreviation is also confirmed in the above link

Sarah Downing
Local time: 20:21
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Thanks very much!
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calendar week


Explanation:
I'm pretty sure KW stands for Kalenderwoche here.

Kim Metzger
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Local time: 19:21
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PRO pts in category: 92
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calendar week


Explanation:
English abbreviation = wk

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Note added at 2002-05-23 21:48:18 (GMT)
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Alternative English abbreviation: cw

Georg Finsterwald
Germany
Local time: 02:21
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