KudoZ home » English to German » Medical

crests

German translation: Knochenleiste

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:crest
German translation:Knochenleiste
Entered by: Harald Rebling
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

20:30 Aug 27, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: crests
The crests are outlined sharply at the bos and up to the nose
Harald Rebling
Local time: 23:14
Crista, (Knochen-)Leiste
Explanation:
Crista = Leiste, kammartiges Gebilde, kammartiger Teil eines Organs (Quelle: Duden, medizinische Fachausdrücke)
Selected response from:

Gitta Schlemme
Local time: 23:14
Grading comment
Thanks
1 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
na +1(Knochen)Leiste
Johanna Timm, PhD
naCrista, (Knochen-)LeisteGitta Schlemme
naKämme
Kim Metzger


  

Answers


9 mins peer agreement (net): +1
(Knochen)Leiste


Explanation:
Assuming the context is medical, crest means Kamm, Leiste, Grat.
Anat.: Knochenleiste, (-) Kamm, Crista



    Thieme & Thieme, Med. Dict.
Johanna Timm, PhD
Canada
Local time: 14:14
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 4374

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Andrea Kopf
4 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

11 mins
Kämme


Explanation:
This is a definition of crests, but I don't know for sure whether it is used in your context.


    Harper Collins Unabridged Dictionary
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 16:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2598
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

4 hrs
Crista, (Knochen-)Leiste


Explanation:
Crista = Leiste, kammartiges Gebilde, kammartiger Teil eines Organs (Quelle: Duden, medizinische Fachausdrücke)


    W.E. Bunjes: Medical and Pharmaceutical Dictionary (Thieme)
Gitta Schlemme
Local time: 23:14
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 285
Grading comment
Thanks
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search