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03:09 Sep 7, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Abfunkungen
This is from a sentence describing how the spectral analysis of a piece of metal was conducted. Here's the German: "Für die Spektralanalyse würde aus der zu untersuchenden Buchse eine Probe entonommen. An dieser Probe wurden 3 Abfunkungen auf einer abgeschliffenen Querschnittsfläche durchgeführt." Anyone know? Thanks, Will
William Scheckel
Local time: 20:17

Summary of answers provided
nascanning / sensing / probing / sampling / measuringManfred Mondt



3 hrs
scanning / sensing / probing / sampling / measuring

Whatever fits best. I believe verb constrauctions are easier to deal with. Searching for "spectral analysis" gets you everything you alway wanted to know about the universe!
Good look, Manfred

Manfred Mondt
United States
Local time: 14:17
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 252
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