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Viderstillning

English translation: displacement

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04:34 Jul 13, 2001
Danish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Danish term or phrase: Viderstillning
Related to telephone services. If this is "call forwarding", what is "Flyttning?"
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 16:00
English translation:displacement
Explanation:
David: flytning is displacement/relocation, but the viderstilling af opkald is call- forwarding or redirection of call, --i.e., flytning means physically relocation of phone service, whereas the viderstilling is redirection of call.
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Suzanne Blangsted
Local time: 16:00
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Takk!


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Summary of answers provided
na +1redirection/transfer of callxxxlone
nadisplacementSuzanne Blangsted
naconnecting/putting through
Mats Wiman
naViderestillingTorben AXELSEN


  

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24 mins
Viderestilling


Explanation:
Det er "call forwarding", mens flytning må være "change of address".

Torben AXELSEN
Finland
Local time: 02:00
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
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25 mins
connecting/putting through


Explanation:
This is an operation being performed by a telephone operator, it's NOT call forwarding, which is automatic rerouting.
Typical phrases are "putting you through", "connecting" and the UK version "ringing for you"


    Native Scandinavian (Swede) with Danish friends
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 01:00
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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33 mins peer agreement (net): +1
redirection/transfer of call


Explanation:
Hope this helps you!

Flytning = removal


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xxxlone
Canada
Local time: 19:00
Native speaker of: Danish
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agree  Sven Petersson
14 mins
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1 hr
displacement


Explanation:
David: flytning is displacement/relocation, but the viderstilling af opkald is call- forwarding or redirection of call, --i.e., flytning means physically relocation of phone service, whereas the viderstilling is redirection of call.


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Suzanne Blangsted
Local time: 16:00
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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