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§ 6a Abs. 1 GOÄ

English translation: § = section

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14:01 Feb 18, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Law (general) / vertrag/medical
German term or phrase: § 6a Abs. 1 GOÄ
how do you write paragraphs in german in general?

abs. -that means cparagraph, but doesn § mean paragraph as well? or is it section?

thx
smokecat
English translation:§ = section
Explanation:
Das deutsche §-Zeichen ist section. Absatz heißt paragraph.



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Note added at 1 hr 14 mins (2005-02-18 15:16:40 GMT)
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It would mean section 6a paragraph 1 GOÄ. I would leave the original though and put this in brackets, but it depends on the context.

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Note added at 1 hr 21 mins (2005-02-18 15:23:04 GMT)
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Wenn du die Zahl als römische Zahl siehst, heißt das auch Absatz. Statt § 6a Abs. 1 GOÄ könnte da auch § 6a I GOÄ stehen.
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Trans-Marie
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thx for effort- still dont see why you cant use the §-sign in English...?
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§ 6a Abs. 1 GOÄ
§ = section


Explanation:
Das deutsche §-Zeichen ist section. Absatz heißt paragraph.



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Note added at 1 hr 14 mins (2005-02-18 15:16:40 GMT)
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It would mean section 6a paragraph 1 GOÄ. I would leave the original though and put this in brackets, but it depends on the context.

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Note added at 1 hr 21 mins (2005-02-18 15:23:04 GMT)
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Wenn du die Zahl als römische Zahl siehst, heißt das auch Absatz. Statt § 6a Abs. 1 GOÄ könnte da auch § 6a I GOÄ stehen.

Trans-Marie
Local time: 04:56
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thx for effort- still dont see why you cant use the §-sign in English...?

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  BrigitteHilgner: that's it - just to confuse foreigners ...
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agree  Stefanie Sendelbach
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