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English translation: ..or...respectively...

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Dutch term or phrase:onderscheidenlijk
English translation:..or...respectively...
Entered by: Cynthia Brals-Rud
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09:27 Mar 20, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
Dutch term or phrase: onderscheidenlijk/exploitant
...dient onze Minister onderscheidenlijk de exploitant van.....

Bedankt!
Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 23:06
respectively
Explanation:
the Minister or the operator, respectively, should ...
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xxxjarry
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Summary of answers provided
narespectivelyxxxjarry
naSee below
Davorka Grgic
naThe ... of ... provides specifically for the needs of our ministerJeremias MARSCHALIK
naor, as the case may be, the operator of . .Titia Dijkstra


  

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8 mins
or, as the case may be, the operator of . .


Explanation:
exploitant is in the Van Dale
unfortunately I cannot find a back-up for my translation of onderscheidenlijk - in my opinion it just is a formal way of saying 'or' - and I do have some six years of experience in translating patents . . .


    Van Dale
Titia Dijkstra
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39 mins
The ... of ... provides specifically for the needs of our minister


Explanation:
That is how I understand the phrase; "exploitant" is French for "ondernemer" (1) in the field of agriculture and natural ressources, raw materials (sugar beet, let's say). Unfortunately, I do not have any French/English or Dutch/English in my hands at the moment...

Jeremias MARSCHALIK
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46 mins
See below


Explanation:
It is rather AND than OR.

See (Eurodicautom):

Collection EC Treaties (=TRA74)

Dutch Phraseology: de taak van de Commissie onderscheidenlijk van het Hof van Justitie vaststellen
English Phraseology: to define the respective functions of the Commission and of the Court of Justice

Translation:

...serves our minister and /as well as the operator of...

Hope it helps.

Davorka







    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/
Davorka Grgic
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2 hrs
respectively


Explanation:
the Minister or the operator, respectively, should ...

xxxjarry
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