Bio-accumulative

German translation: bioakkumulativ

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English term or phrase:Bio-accumulative
German translation:bioakkumulativ
Entered by: Ulrike Walter-Lipow

09:07 Feb 28, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: Bio-accumulative
Bio-accumulative is defined as substances which accumulate within living organisms
Silke Namuth
Germany
Local time: 10:29
bioakkumulativ
Explanation:
self-explanatory
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Ulrike Walter-Lipow
Germany
Local time: 10:29
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nabioakkumulativ
Henri (X)
nabioakkumulativ
Vesna Zivcic
nabiologische Akkumulation
Mats Wiman
nabioakkumulativ
Ulrike Lieder (X)
nabioakkumulativ
Ulrike Walter-Lipow


  

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5 mins
bioakkumulativ


Explanation:
self-explanatory


    personal knowledge (Dipl-Biol)
Ulrike Walter-Lipow
Germany
Local time: 10:29
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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5 mins
bioakkumulativ


Explanation:
It's the same term in German. See the following:
"Gefahrstoffe" sind Stoffe, die giftig, krebserregend, mutagen,
teratogen oder bioakkumulativ sind, insbesondere wenn sie beständig sind. ...
europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/de/lvb/l28059.htm

Stoffe, die aufgrund ihrer Eigenschaften als toxisch, persistent und bioakkumulativ
eingeschätzt werden, dürften nach diesem Ansatz spätestens im Jahre 2020 ...
www.greenpeace.de/GP_DOK_3P/HINTERGR/C14HI09.HTM

Gefährliche Stoffe Substanzen, die toxisch, kanzerogen, mutagen, teratogen oder bioakkumulativ wirken, insbesondere wenn sie persistent und ihre Auswirkungen ...
www.jura.uni-augsburg.de/ILPA/donau.html

HTH


Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 01:29
Native speaker of: German
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12 mins
biologische Akkumulation


Explanation:
ist ein Versuch wert.
Stoffe die sich biologisch akkumulieren.


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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 10:29
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Ulrike Walter-Lipow
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15 mins
bioakkumulativ


Explanation:
bioakkumulativ,
d.h. Anreicherung in Lebewesen


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Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 10:29
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 395

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Ulrike Walter-Lipow
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1 hr
bioakkumulativ


Explanation:
German rendering of a term derived from Greek and Latin.

bio... Bio..., in Zusammensetzungen >Leben<, >Lebewesen<, >Lebensvorgänge<, >lebensgemäss< bedeutend, z.B. Biologie, Bioelemente.

Bioakkumulation, in der --> Umwelttoxikologie Bez. für die Anreicherung von oft giftig wirkenden, auch radioaktiven Substanzen in Organismen nach Aufnahme aus der Luft, dem Boden und dem Wasser.

bioaktiv, biologisch aktiv.

I have also phoned to three professionals in that field.


    Reference: http://www.google.com
Henri (X)
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