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holiday checking

German translation: Nachprüfung

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English term or phrase:holiday checking
German translation:Nachprüfung
Entered by: Gabi François

08:39 Apr 5, 2005
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Pipelinebau
English term or phrase: holiday checking
Im Rahmen der Qualitätssicherung muss der Auftragnehmer u. a.
"holiday checking of all pipe immediately before it ls lowered", also eine Kontrolle unmittelbar vor Absenken der Pipeline in den Graben, aber wie sagt man "holiday checking"? Mit "Feiertagsprüfung" lande ich immer nur bei der Freiwilligen Selbstkontrolle, und Feiertags-Check (egal, in welcher Schreibweise) gibt es schon mal gar nicht.
Gabi François
Germany
Local time: 14:53
Nachprüfung
Explanation:
Nach meinem Dictionary of American Slang (by Pocket Books Simon & Schuster) ist holiday: a task that has been forgotten or neglected; an unfinished or unsatisfactory job. c1935. Orig. and mainly USN use.
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Hans G. Liepert
Switzerland
Local time: 14:53
Grading comment
Ganz wunderbar, herzlichen Dank euch allen!
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3 +2Nachprüfung
Hans G. Liepert


  

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47 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Nachprüfung


Explanation:
Nach meinem Dictionary of American Slang (by Pocket Books Simon & Schuster) ist holiday: a task that has been forgotten or neglected; an unfinished or unsatisfactory job. c1935. Orig. and mainly USN use.

Hans G. Liepert
Switzerland
Local time: 14:53
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 181
Grading comment
Ganz wunderbar, herzlichen Dank euch allen!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  M TRANSLATIO (X): oder vielleicht auch Endabnahme vom Polier etc.
11 hrs
  -> Endabnahme wohl erst, wenn die Pipeline in der Erde liegt

agree  G�nter Simon: nach der gegebenen Erklärung würde ich es auch "Nachprüfung" nennen
12 hrs
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