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Their new CD is called 'Versteinern'.

German translation: Ihr neues CD heißt Versteinern

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04:23 Aug 21, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Their new CD is called 'Versteinern'.
NAME OF CD!!
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German translation:Ihr neues CD heißt Versteinern
Explanation:
Versteinern means to become petrified, fossilized or just very old fashioned
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Kim Metzger
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naFreezeAxel Pohle
naturn to stoneLiebgard Harkness
na -1Ihr neues CD heißt Versteinern
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Ihr neues CD heißt Versteinern


Explanation:
Versteinern means to become petrified, fossilized or just very old fashioned


    Langenscheidt Muret-Sanders
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 00:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2598

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disagree  Caro Maucher: Die CD -> Ihre neue CD heißt...
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4 mins
turn to stone


Explanation:
there are two other possibilities:
petrify and
fossilize

I feel 'turn to stone' is somewhat more poetic...

Liebgard Harkness
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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11 mins
Freeze


Explanation:
depending on the basic idea behind the title. There is a childrens game which in German is called "Versteinerung" Participants have to keep their position if the word "Versteinerung" is shouted.

Axel Pohle
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