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13:30 Sep 15, 2007
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping / waste disposal and recycling
German term or phrase: Entfrachtung
after return or collection, components must be "entfrachtet" for further treatment or processing.
Also, what do you think about the word "frachten" in this area.
Thanks in advance for any help with this outmoded? word.
Glenn Peach
Local time: 18:42

Summary of answers provided
3 +1unloading
Dr. Fred Thomson

Discussion entries: 3



21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1

Seems like most straightforward answer

Note added at 22 mins (2007-09-15 13:52:51 GMT)

Possibly: de-loading or downloading.
More context would help

Dr. Fred Thomson
United States
Local time: 10:42
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 37

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agree  xxxhazmatgerman: Agrees with 1905 Muret/Sanders which gives "unload" and "unship". Rarely used to-day.
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Changes made by editors
Sep 15, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Term askedentfrachtung » Entfrachtung
FieldOther » Tech/Engineering
Field (specific)Engineering (general) » Transport / Transportation / Shipping

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