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English translation: NCR or carbonless copy paper

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German term or phrase:SD-Sätze
English translation:NCR or carbonless copy paper
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09:07 Jul 22, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Printing & Publishing
German term or phrase: SD-Sätze
From a questionnaire for printing firms. they are asked what printed matierals they produce. One answers:

"z. B. Bücher, SD-Sätze, Endlossätze"

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chamito
Local time: 07:59
NCR or carbonless copy paper
Explanation:
SD stands for selbstdurchschreibend, no carbon required (NCR) or carbonless copy paper thus.
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Klaus Herrmann
Germany
Local time: 08:59
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4 +1NCR or carbonless copy paper
Klaus Herrmann


  

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SD-Sätze
NCR or carbonless copy paper


Explanation:
SD stands for selbstdurchschreibend, no carbon required (NCR) or carbonless copy paper thus.


    Reference: http://www.answers.com/topic/carbonless-copy-paper
    Reference: http://www.termin-druck.de/html/services.html
Klaus Herrmann
Germany
Local time: 08:59
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 258
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anita Kobayashi: that‘s it.
2 mins

neutral  Ken Cox: 'No carbon required' strikes me as 'Volksetymologie' (or at least an after-the-fact explanation of the initials). AFAIK the name originates from National Cash Register, which pioneered the technology, but the other version has become firmly established.
2 hrs
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