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English translation: variations

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10:15 Apr 21, 2000
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
Dutch term or phrase: minwerken/meerwerken
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I know what they mean but can I find a good English equivalent?...

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Afrekeningsmodaliteiten voor eventuele min- of meerwerken.
Simon Jones
Local time: 06:58
English translation:variations
Explanation:
"variations" is the usual term in building, meaning "a change in the quantity or quality of the work agreed to in the contract"
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xxxmarinus
Local time: 07:58
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Summary of answers provided
navariationsxxxmarinus
nadeletions and additions, omissions and extrasgeo1mar2
navariationsxxxmarinus
naless or more work than contractually agreedxxxjarry


  

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1 hr
less or more work than contractually agreed


Explanation:
If the term "minwerken/meerwerken" is used in the context of construction/building/contracting work the above would make clear what is meant. I have not come across a single term for it in English.

xxxjarry
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Local time: 08:58
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1 hr
variations


Explanation:
"variations" is the usual term in building, meaning "a change in the quantity or quality of the work agreed to in the contract"

xxxmarinus
Local time: 07:58
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
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5 hrs
deletions and additions, omissions and extras


Explanation:
Also try, works in plus and minus

geo1mar2
Local time: 01:58
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14 hrs
variations


Explanation:
variations = a change in the quantity or quality of the work agreed to in the contract (building and construction)

xxxmarinus
Local time: 07:58
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
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