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Zum Abblenden ziehen Sie ihn wieder zurück

English translation: dim/dip (lights)

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German term or phrase:abblenden
English translation:dim/dip (lights)
Entered by: Cilian O'Tuama
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09:25 Aug 20, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Zum Abblenden ziehen Sie ihn wieder zurück
Zum Abblenden ziehen Sie den
Hebel wieder zurück.
Herwig
dim
Explanation:
pull the lever back again to dim your/the lights

perhaps - more context?

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Note added at 2002-08-20 09:37:54 (GMT)
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\"dip\" is also possible, as in dipped (head)lights

I\'m assuming you\'re referring to car headlights.
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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 19:36
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4 +4dim
Cilian O'Tuama


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
dim


Explanation:
pull the lever back again to dim your/the lights

perhaps - more context?

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Note added at 2002-08-20 09:37:54 (GMT)
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\"dip\" is also possible, as in dipped (head)lights

I\'m assuming you\'re referring to car headlights.

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 19:36
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 7232
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Bob Kerns
38 mins

agree  Steffen Walter
1 hr

agree  Johannes Gleim: to dim is USA, to dip is UK
2 hrs

agree  Chinoise
1 day15 hrs
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