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German translation: Niednägel

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20:14 Oct 1, 2004
English to German translations [PRO]
Cosmetics, Beauty
English term or phrase: hangnails
I know what hangnails are... but is there a German term?

This is just for reference (not the sentence I need translated):
Hangnails are tiny pieces of skin that is still attached to the base or side of the nail. The usual cause... dried cuticles.

Thanks :-)
AnnikaLight
Germany
Local time: 21:54
German translation:Niednägel
Explanation:
http://www.google.de/search?hl=de&ie=UTF-8&q=niednägel&meta=
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ntext
United States
Local time: 14:54
Grading comment
Danke, Norbert & Co. :-)
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3 +6Niednägel
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Niednägel


Explanation:
http://www.google.de/search?hl=de&ie=UTF-8&q=niednägel&meta=

ntext
United States
Local time: 14:54
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Danke, Norbert & Co. :-)

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