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een extrapolatie maken

English translation: Extrapolate

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Dutch term or phrase:Extrapolatie maken/Extrapoleren
English translation:Extrapolate
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08:12 Sep 16, 2000
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Bus/Financial
Dutch term or phrase: een extrapolatie maken
Does anyone knwo the correct translation of this phrase?
Nathalya
Belgium
Local time: 11:50
Extrapolate
Explanation:
"Extrapoleren" or "een extrapolatie maken" would not appear to have fundamentally different meanings. Which begs the question why the verb wasn't used in the Dutch text in the first place.
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xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 12:50
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Summary of answers provided
nato make an extrapolation/projection
Marijke Singer
naExtrapolatexxxjarry


  

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20 mins
Extrapolate


Explanation:
"Extrapoleren" or "een extrapolatie maken" would not appear to have fundamentally different meanings. Which begs the question why the verb wasn't used in the Dutch text in the first place.

xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 12:50
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 3855
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27 mins
to make an extrapolation/projection


Explanation:
Hi,

According to the Van Dale extrapolatie is either extrapolation or projection.
And
extrapolatie van het overheidsbeleid =
extrapolation of government policy / policies

Look at the following web pages where the English is used:
http://www.fda.gov/ohrms/dockets/98fr/120298c.txt
http://www.nrpb.org.uk/R10-99.htm
http://www.umr.edu/~wlf/MW/Zimm.html

Hope this helps!


Marijke Singer
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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