make a last stand

Dutch translation: een laatste verdedigingsstelling innemen

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English term or phrase:make a last stand
Dutch translation:een laatste verdedigingsstelling innemen
Entered by: Ballistic

06:53 Jan 28, 2004
English to Dutch translations [Non-PRO]
/ milteray strategy
English term or phrase: make a last stand
he had been called upon to make a last stand more than once (Stalin in the Second World War)
j. van gelderen
een laatste verdedigingsstelling innemen
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Zie van Dale E/N
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Ballistic
Belgium
Local time: 18:45
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Thank you for being helpful. Though I understood the term itself, I could not think of an acceptable Dutch rendering.

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5 +1een laatste verdedigingsstelling innemen
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een laatste verdedigingsstelling innemen


Explanation:
Zie van Dale E/N

Ballistic
Belgium
Local time: 18:45
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 402
Grading comment
Thank you for being helpful. Though I understood the term itself, I could not think of an acceptable Dutch rendering.

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