Kuvertering

English translation: mail dispatch

02:33 Apr 12, 2000
Danish to English translations [PRO]
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Danish term or phrase: Kuvertering
The word in Danish is 'kuvertering'. Context: 'At arbejde med kuvertering', meaning that one's employment is to put letters in envelopes.

Thank you for any help.
Anette
English translation:mail dispatch
Explanation:
In the context you name, this is the closest I can come. You are quite right - "kuvertering" is the process of putting things in envelopes. Some job!
regards,
Alistair,
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Denmark
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Local time: 11:53
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I am sorry for reacting this late on the very rapid answers, I got. I do not hope you feel too offended - and I thank you for your help. Regards, Anette
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Summary of answers provided
namail clerk
Suzanne Blangsted (X)
namail insertion
Karen Goulding
naEnvelope stuffing
Robin Brown
namail dispatch
Inter-Set


  

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11 mins
mail dispatch


Explanation:
In the context you name, this is the closest I can come. You are quite right - "kuvertering" is the process of putting things in envelopes. Some job!
regards,
Alistair,
Inter-Set
Denmark

Inter-Set
Local time: 11:53
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
I am sorry for reacting this late on the very rapid answers, I got. I do not hope you feel too offended - and I thank you for your help. Regards, Anette
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23 mins
Envelope stuffing


Explanation:
This may sound crude, but believe me, it is the term in common use.

Robin Brown
Denmark
Local time: 11:53
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 3
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2 hrs
mail insertion


Explanation:
I would agree with the previous respondent who said "envelope stuffing" is the common term but I think this would be the preferred industry term. Vinterberg & Bodelsen gives kuverteringsmaskine as mail inserter or mail inserting machine

Karen Goulding
Local time: 10:53
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 39
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13 hrs
mail clerk


Explanation:
the most common job description in the US for handling envelopes

Suzanne Blangsted (X)
Local time: 02:53
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2737
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