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German translation: Zehentrennung (V?gel)

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English term or phrase:toe notch
German translation:Zehentrennung (V?gel)
Entered by: Hans-Henning Judek
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11:22 Jan 18, 2002
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: toe notch
Chicks were exposed to the different oxygen levels in lots of 300 per altitude, and their environmental history was identified by toe notch.
Nicole
Zehentrennung
Explanation:
You can see the general idea of the "toe notch" in Japanese "tabi" shoes and sox (first reference)

For chicken, this part is called "Zehentrennung". I guess that the development can be somehow judged by how the skin between the toes (Zwischenhaut) is shaped.
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Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 09:21
Grading comment
tricky one; vielen Dank!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1Zehentrennung
Hans-Henning Judek


  

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Zehentrennung


Explanation:
You can see the general idea of the "toe notch" in Japanese "tabi" shoes and sox (first reference)

For chicken, this part is called "Zehentrennung". I guess that the development can be somehow judged by how the skin between the toes (Zwischenhaut) is shaped.


    Reference: http://st3.yahoo.com/houserice/tabisocks.html
    Reference: http://www.huehnerzucht.de/rassen/huhn/seidenhuehner.html
Hans-Henning Judek
Local time: 09:21
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 397
Grading comment
tricky one; vielen Dank!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ursula Peter-Czichi: That's very likely it. However, there is such a thing as the Notch Gene (marker for evolutionary progress).
44 mins
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