Hoekverdraaiing

English translation: angular deviation

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 Dutch term or phrase: hoekverdraaiing English translation: angular deviation Entered by:

 06:00 Mar 1, 2002
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
 Dutch term or phrase: Hoekverdraaiing De booras is tevens de referentie om de positie van een gat te bepalen. Tegen deze as kan de klinometer worden geplaatst om de hoekverdraaiing te bepalen.
 Shilpa DawdaIndia Local time: 18:47
 Angular deviation Explanation:I am not convinced that "rotation" is meant here. The text suggests that the clinometer is held against a reference point in order to take a reading. As a clinometer is used for the accurate measurement of angles, out of the vertical or horizontal. The only conclusion that can be drawn, is that in this case the clinometer is being used to check the angle of the hole, and IMHO has nothing to do with rotation. "verdraai" does not mean rotate See extract from Van Dale, NO. 3 is important. ver·´draai·en (ov.ww.) 1 ronddraaien 2 door draaien stuk maken => verwringen, vervormen 3 verkeerd voorstellen of weergeven => een draai geven aan clinometers TYPE, Description, Sensitivity. Dimensions. Clinometer 80 Instrument for measuring angular deviation accurately, with circular scale 2 x 180 deg. ,with finely ... www.wylerag.com/pages_en/e4_22.htm --------------------------------------------------Note added at 2002-03-01 11:15:58 (GMT)--------------------------------------------------I did of course mean that \"verdraai\" does not mean rotate in this context.
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Dave Greatrix
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:17
 however, i've used 'angle' by itself... though your's is the closest to what it means.. just 'angle' by it self worked...3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

5Angular deviation
 Dave Greatrix
5 -1Angular rotation
 xxxMarjo

44 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): -1
Angular rotation

Explanation:
This is the exact term and I am very sure about it.

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Dutch Native speaker

 xxxMarjoLocal time: 14:17

disagree  Dave Greatrix: see below.
 1 hr

2 hrs   confidence:
Angular deviation

Explanation:
I am not convinced that "rotation" is meant here.

The text suggests that the clinometer is held against a reference point in order to take a reading. As a clinometer is used for the accurate measurement of angles, out of the vertical or horizontal. The only conclusion that can be drawn, is that in this case the clinometer is being used to check the angle of the hole, and IMHO has nothing to do with rotation.

"verdraai" does not mean rotate

See extract from Van Dale, NO. 3 is important.

ver·´draai·en (ov.ww.)

1 ronddraaien
2 door draaien stuk maken => verwringen, vervormen
3 verkeerd voorstellen of weergeven => een draai geven aan

clinometers TYPE, Description, Sensitivity. Dimensions. Clinometer 80 Instrument for measuring angular deviation accurately, with circular scale 2 x 180 deg. ,with finely ...
www.wylerag.com/pages_en/e4_22.htm

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I did of course mean that \"verdraai\" does not mean rotate in this context.

 Dave GreatrixUnited KingdomLocal time: 13:17Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 1747
 however, i've used 'angle' by itself... though your's is the closest to what it means.. just 'angle' by it self worked...

agree
 1 day 3 hrs

disagree  Albert Gomperts: Should be "angular displacement"
 3167 days

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