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English translation: pipe

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12:32 Jun 29, 2003
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Rohr
Wenn man allgemein von Rohren sprichtm verwendet man dann eher TUBE oder PIPE ? Zum Beispiel ein Rohr für Entwässerung, mit grösserem Durchmesser, welches auch gebogen werden kann... Danke!
Birgit
English translation:pipe
Explanation:
in this case

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Note added at 5 mins (2003-06-29 12:37:59 GMT)
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see http://www.jgbraun.com/subpages/pipevstube.htm

pipes are round, tubes can have any cross-section. Pipes are customary for drainage purposes
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Gillian Scheibelein
Germany
Local time: 03:12
Grading comment
Where do you get all these great references from??? I would give you a 10 if I could :) Thanks!
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Gillian Scheibelein


  

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pipe


Explanation:
in this case

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 5 mins (2003-06-29 12:37:59 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

see http://www.jgbraun.com/subpages/pipevstube.htm

pipes are round, tubes can have any cross-section. Pipes are customary for drainage purposes

Gillian Scheibelein
Germany
Local time: 03:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 3469
Grading comment
Where do you get all these great references from??? I would give you a 10 if I could :) Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Сергей Лузан
2 mins

agree  Sheila Hardie
6 mins

agree  danilingua: yep, di I know that :-)
8 mins
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