date of caducity

English translation: spotřební lhůta/datum spotřeby

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Czech term or phrase:date of caducity
English translation:spotřební lhůta/datum spotřeby
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06:35 Dec 9, 2003
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Tech/Engineering
Czech term or phrase: date of caducity
Jde o datum, dokdy je možno použít výrobek (od jeho otevření) - u léčiv nebo chemikálií. Díky.
Sylva Ficova
Czech Republic
Local time: 00:34
spotřební lhůta/datum upotřebení
Explanation:
Standard usage.

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Note added at 2003-12-09 16:23:53 (GMT)
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Or it can also mean: \"záruční lhůta\"

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Note added at 2003-12-09 16:40:56 (GMT)
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zkratka na cs. farmac. vyrobcich EXP = Expirace.
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Vladimir Kajlik
Local time: 00:34
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Summary of answers provided
4 +2expiration date
Stefan Wollinger
5 +1Pouzijte do/Datum exspirace
Martin Janda
5záruční lhůta
holka
5spotřební lhůta/datum upotřebení
Vladimir Kajlik
4datum použitelnosti
Jana Louvarová
4Shelf life
John Newton


  

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expiration date


Explanation:
Unfortunately I don't know czech ;), but if you are looking for sth like "date of caducity", the term you use in English is "expiration date".
Hope this helps!
Good luck!!


    Reference: http://www.consumeraffairs.com/nutrition/expiration_dates.ht...
Stefan Wollinger
Local time: 00:34
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman

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agree  holka
1 hr

agree  Maria Chmelarova
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58 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Pouzijte do/Datum exspirace


Explanation:
To prvni je standardni text z ruznych EU norem, to druhe je pomerne dost bezny preklad.

Martin Janda
Czech Republic
Local time: 00:34
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech
PRO pts in pair: 435

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agree  smeagol
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datum použitelnosti


Explanation:
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    Reference: http://www.uskvbl.cz/forms/pokyn_drzitel.doc
Jana Louvarová
Czech Republic
Local time: 00:34
Native speaker of: Czech
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Shelf life


Explanation:
Shelf life is the standard expression for "use-by" date in patient information leaflets (Standard expression from Eudra - Euro drug regulation aithority. Otherwise caducity is a new one on me. The word exists in the dictionnary (from Fr caducite), but must have been mis-used here.


    Reference: http://pharmacos.eudra.org
John Newton
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9 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
spotřební lhůta/datum upotřebení


Explanation:
Standard usage.

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Note added at 2003-12-09 16:23:53 (GMT)
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Or it can also mean: \"záruční lhůta\"

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Note added at 2003-12-09 16:40:56 (GMT)
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zkratka na cs. farmac. vyrobcich EXP = Expirace.

Vladimir Kajlik
Local time: 00:34
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech
PRO pts in pair: 6
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1 day 7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
záruční lhůta


Explanation:
guarantee period,warranty period
/lingea, Lexicon 2002/

holka
Local time: 00:34
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech
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