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English translation: dunnage

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Dutch term or phrase:stuwhout
English translation:dunnage
Entered by: Lindsay Edwards
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10:22 Dec 4, 2003
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Dutch term or phrase: stuwhout
USA en Canada stellen nieuwe eisen aan zendingen die verpakkings- en/of stuwhout bevatten.
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dunnage
Explanation:
dunnage = loose material laid beneath or wedged among objects carried by ship or rail to prevent injury from chafing or moisture, or to provide ventilation.

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Note added at 2003-12-04 10:28:55 (GMT)
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also called stow wood
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Lindsay Edwards
Belgium
Local time: 19:42
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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
dunnage


Explanation:
dunnage = loose material laid beneath or wedged among objects carried by ship or rail to prevent injury from chafing or moisture, or to provide ventilation.

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Note added at 2003-12-04 10:28:55 (GMT)
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also called stow wood

Lindsay Edwards
Belgium
Local time: 19:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 58

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Henk Peelen: dunnage wood of dunnage zegt het technisch woordenboek voor scheeps-, regel-, en installatietechniek
30 mins

agree  xxxjarry: Loose material for packing cargo says the Collins dictionary
59 mins

agree  Wouter van Kampen
4 hrs

agree  moya
7 hrs

agree  Mirjam Bonne-Nollen
22 hrs

agree  Linda Switten
2 days 6 hrs
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