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21:19 Dec 2, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: AZD
something to do with cables/hoses/pipes
Local time: 23:19

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Hans-Henning Judek
1AZD= Approaching Zero DischargeGeorge Auslaender

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5

This is definitely not a common acronym. I have only found a company that is dealing with cables and cable networks in Praha. Don't think that this is of much help? Sorry.

Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 13:19
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 893

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neutral  Dr. Fred Thomson: Actually, this is not an acronym. An acronym is a word formed by the first letters of a term or expression.
8 hrs
  -> Exactly! Thats what it is. It is obviously not the complete word, but the first letters of something.....
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
AZD= Approaching Zero Discharge

AZD is used currently in ecology to describe systems with minimum discharge of pollutants

George Auslaender
Local time: 07:19
PRO pts in pair: 4
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this does not fit the text
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