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doorlaatbaarheid / permeable

English translation: permeability/permeable

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Dutch term or phrase:doorlaatbaarheid / permeable
English translation:permeability/permeable
Entered by: Cynthia Brals-Rud
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04:30 Apr 27, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: doorlaatbaarheid / permeable
Heating installation

"De doorlaatbaarheid voor lucht (permeable vermogen) van butylrubber is praktisch te verwaarlozen"

Thanks!
Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 16:04
The permeability to air of butyl rubber is neglectable
Explanation:
is what you may write if you want to stick a bit more to the original sentence.

No references needed.
HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 16:04
Grading comment
I liked the suggestion but it was too complicated to fit in my text.
I finally chose for "permeability level is negligible".
Thanks!
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naThe permeability to air of butyl rubber is neglectable
Evert DELOOF-SYS
napermeability to air
Lucy Simpson


  

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12 mins
permeability to air


Explanation:
Butyl rubber is practically impermeable to air.


    Husband (a materials engineer) suggests this phrasing.
Lucy Simpson
Local time: 15:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 117
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The permeability to air of butyl rubber is neglectable


Explanation:
is what you may write if you want to stick a bit more to the original sentence.

No references needed.
HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 16:04
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 1278
Grading comment
I liked the suggestion but it was too complicated to fit in my text.
I finally chose for "permeability level is negligible".
Thanks!
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