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on the back of

Dutch translation: na


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English term or phrase:on the back of
Dutch translation:na
Entered by: Willemina Hagenauw
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18:32 Jan 20, 2008
English to Dutch translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / chart book texts
English term or phrase: on the back of
Shares in manufacturer XXXX fell due to fears of rising competition in the XXX market on the back of a wet summer.
Willemina Hagenauw
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Ron Willems
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3 +4na
Ron Willems
3op de koop toe
René de Veer



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Ron Willems
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agree  Suzanne Deveson: of 'als gevolg van', als je toch het verband wil aangeven.
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agree  Dennis Seine
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agree  xxxRrunner: ... and also agree with Suzanne.
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agree  frameworks
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
on the back of a wet summer
op de koop toe

Volgens mij moet de hele frase geïnterpreteerd worden en betekent het zoiets als : ook dat nog. Er is vast wel een betere vertaling dan 'op de koop toe", maar ik kan er zo snel niet opkomen.

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