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Verbohrung

English translation: doweling/bore holes

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German term or phrase:Verbohrung
English translation:doweling/bore holes
Entered by: Antje Ruppert
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20:07 Aug 24, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / Schleifen und Fräsen
German term or phrase: Verbohrung
Weiß jemand zufällig den korrekten engl. Begriff hierfür? Ich finde keine Übersetzung und es brennt mal wieder....

Danke im Voraus,

Antje

PS: habe leider nur eine Liste von Begriffen, also keinen Kontext.
Antje Ruppert
United States
Local time: 06:33
doweling
Explanation:
This is just one possibility. It's practically impossible to be sure without context.

Verbohrung = doweling

http://www.ds-translations.at/glosde/v.htm


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Note added at 28 mins (2008-08-24 20:35:46 GMT)
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Or preboring - drilling pilot holes http://www.answers.com/topic/preboring-1

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Note added at 1 hr (2008-08-24 21:40:21 GMT)
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Yes, bore holes would work in your context.
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 05:33
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Thanks again, Kim.
Antje
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
doweling


Explanation:
This is just one possibility. It's practically impossible to be sure without context.

Verbohrung = doweling

http://www.ds-translations.at/glosde/v.htm


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Note added at 28 mins (2008-08-24 20:35:46 GMT)
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Or preboring - drilling pilot holes http://www.answers.com/topic/preboring-1

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Note added at 1 hr (2008-08-24 21:40:21 GMT)
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Yes, bore holes would work in your context.

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 05:33
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 814
Grading comment
Thanks again, Kim.
Antje

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Darin Fitzpatrick: Go with "pilot holes." The word is refering to the hole itself in this context, not the act of drilling.
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Changes made by editors
Aug 24, 2008 - Changes made by Johanna Timm, PhD:
Term askedVerborhrung » Verbohrung


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