“hook-and-loop” closure

German translation: Klettverschluss

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English term or phrase:“hook-and-loop” closure
German translation:Klettverschluss
Entered by: GermanTransl

22:48 Jun 11, 2005
English to German translations [PRO]
Marketing - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
English term or phrase: “hook-and-loop” closure
For shoes. My guess: "Klett-Verschluss" or leave it in English.
GermanTransl
United States
Local time: 15:54
Velcroverschluss oder Klettverschluss
Explanation:
Velcro is the brand, hook and loop the generic way of saying it

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Note added at 11 mins (2005-06-11 23:00:03 GMT)
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and yes, it even exists in shoes. I have those comfortable ones with Velco.
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swisstell
Italy
Local time: 21:54
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4 +2Velcroverschluss oder Klettverschluss
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“hook-and-loop” closure
Velcroverschluss oder Klettverschluss


Explanation:
Velcro is the brand, hook and loop the generic way of saying it

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Note added at 11 mins (2005-06-11 23:00:03 GMT)
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and yes, it even exists in shoes. I have those comfortable ones with Velco.

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 21:54
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Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 10
Grading comment
Thank you. Great.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tatjana Dujmic: I'd go with Klettverschluss
10 hrs

agree  Nora Vinnbru (X): Klettverschluss
10 hrs
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