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Central US

German translation: Mittlerer Westen der USA

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English term or phrase:Central US
German translation:Mittlerer Westen der USA
Entered by: Alexander Schleber
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05:02 May 17, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: Central US
Zentral-USA?

Midwestern US
Mittlerer Westen der USA?
Rebekka Groß
Local time: 18:52
Mittlerer Westen der USA
Explanation:
Your first premonition is absolutely right.
Check Google and see:
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&safe=off&q=Mittlerer ...
Selected response from:

Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 19:52
Grading comment
Danke
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naMittel-AmerikaAstrid Bidanec
naZentrale Staaten des US/der Vereinigten StaatenElizabeth van der Veen
naMittlerer Westen der USA
Alexander Schleber


  

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15 mins
Mittlerer Westen der USA


Explanation:
Your first premonition is absolutely right.
Check Google and see:
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&safe=off&q=Mittlerer ...

Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 19:52
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1466
Grading comment
Danke

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Silke Namuth
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21 mins
Zentrale Staaten des US/der Vereinigten Staaten


Explanation:
Sometimes you cannot translate directly. This is an example.

Mittelamerika= central America as in below Mexico.


    Knowledge of language and dictionaries
Elizabeth van der Veen
PRO pts in pair: 6
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1 hr
Mittel-Amerika


Explanation:
In sense of a geographical location this expression has been used in German.


    German mother tongue
Astrid Bidanec

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Silke Namuth
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