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English translation: complex, intricate

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Dutch term or phrase:ingewikkeld
English translation:complex, intricate
Entered by: Cynthia Brals-Rud
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11:17 Mar 28, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
Dutch term or phrase: ingewikkeld
Construction

Sentence :

De aanbesteding is dijkwijls ingewikkeld, vergt veel onderhandeling, en.....

aanbesteding = tendering


Thanks!
Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 05:27
complex/intricate
Explanation:
The tendering is frequently complex/intricate and calls for a great deal of negotiation.
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xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 06:27
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Summary of answers provided
naComplex
Joeri Van Liefferinge
naOften
Joeri Van Liefferinge
natendering can be an involved process as it demands negotiation . .
Marijke Mayer
nacomplex/intricatexxxjarry
naThe (public) tender is often complicated, demands a lot of...
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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5 mins
The (public) tender is often complicated, demands a lot of...


Explanation:
The (public) tender is often complicated/complex...

Aanbesteding = (public) tender
'Dijkwijls' should be 'dikwijls' (often)

As simple as that :)

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 05:27
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
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6 mins
complex/intricate


Explanation:
The tendering is frequently complex/intricate and calls for a great deal of negotiation.

xxxjarry
South Africa
Local time: 06:27
Native speaker of: English
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Thank you all!
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46 mins
tendering can be an involved process as it demands negotiation . .


Explanation:
I feel that 'involved' is at its place here as it is not really 'complex', but consists of many different things, such as negotiation, etc. that shows involvement (betrokkenheid). Greetings, Marijke

Marijke Mayer
Netherlands
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1 hr
Often


Explanation:
The problem is caused by a typo: 'dijkwijls' should be 'dikwijls'.

Joeri Van Liefferinge
Belgium
Local time: 05:27
Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish, Native in DutchDutch
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1 hr
Complex


Explanation:
Ingewikkeld = complex

The tendering is often complex, demands a lot of negotiation and...

Joeri Van Liefferinge
Belgium
Local time: 05:27
Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish, Native in DutchDutch
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