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English translation: according to standard medical [veterinary] practices

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14:36 Aug 14, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical
German term or phrase: lege artis
Insgesamt beurteile ich seine Arbeit als korrekt und "lege artis". This appeared at the end of a reference for someone who had worked as a vet in a practice.
Julie
English translation:according to standard medical [veterinary] practices
Explanation:
Or some phrase similar to that.

lege artis
vorschriftsmäßig, nach den Regeln der [ärztlichen] Kunst; Abk.: l. a.
(c) Dudenverlag.

HTH!

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Ulrike Lieder
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naprofessionalNancy Schmeing
nanach den Regeln der Kunst
Dierk Seeburg
naaccording to standard medical [veterinary] practicesUlrike Lieder


  

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according to standard medical [veterinary] practices


Explanation:
Or some phrase similar to that.

lege artis
vorschriftsmäßig, nach den Regeln der [ärztlichen] Kunst; Abk.: l. a.
(c) Dudenverlag.

HTH!



Ulrike Lieder
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13 mins
nach den Regeln der Kunst


Explanation:
This is Latin and means nach den Regeln der Kunst which is an expression to describe that something was performed according to the current standards. In your case, this refers to the fact that the vet performed his work according to the current standards of veterinary medicine.

Cheerio,
Dierk


    Reference: http://lege-artis.com/deutsch/inhalt.htm
Dierk Seeburg
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3 hrs
professional


Explanation:
The aim seems to be, to say he is up to professional standards in his work.
Nancy


Nancy Schmeing
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