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English translation: subtraction solid

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09:45 Jan 16, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Abzugskörper
Aus einer Anleitung zur Fahrwerkentwicklung (Autos):

Der Hauptkörper enthält die Solidgeometrie. Es ist möglich, Unterstrukturen im Hauptkörper anzulegen: Körper-Abzugskörper.
Anirvan Basu
Local time: 04:51
English translation:subtraction solid
Explanation:
i am not sure but i think this is CAD slang. when 3d-modelling, you use solids, which are combined using mathematical operations like (addition and subtraction) to create a geometry. in this case, the subtract the subtraction solid from a solid: Körper-Abzugskörper
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Tobi
Local time: 01:21
Grading comment
Thanks!! It fits well into the context of the document
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3body negativeJohn McDonnell
2 +1subtraction solidTobi


  

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subtraction solid


Explanation:
i am not sure but i think this is CAD slang. when 3d-modelling, you use solids, which are combined using mathematical operations like (addition and subtraction) to create a geometry. in this case, the subtract the subtraction solid from a solid: Körper-Abzugskörper


Tobi
Local time: 01:21
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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Grading comment
Thanks!! It fits well into the context of the document

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gareth McMillan: It's called bolean geometry- not slang.
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body negative


Explanation:
I guess this realtes to vehicle body design in positive and nebative representation.

http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&q=abzug...

may help - hoffentlich hilfts

John McDonnell
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