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light cloth

German translation: mit einem weichen Lappen

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21:05 Dec 10, 2001
English to German translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: light cloth
Clean away swarf with a light cloth.
Instructions for installation
Sam
German translation:mit einem weichen Lappen
Explanation:
light in this case refers to the weight (hence consistency) of the cloth - a heavy cloth is rarely soft...
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Klaus Dorn
Local time: 07:58
Grading comment
Thanks!!
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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +8
mit einem weichen Lappen


Explanation:
light in this case refers to the weight (hence consistency) of the cloth - a heavy cloth is rarely soft...

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 07:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 743
Grading comment
Thanks!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Elvira Stoianov: sounds logical
1 min

agree  Maya Jurt: Yeah!
26 mins

agree  Dietrich Herrmann, MD, PhD, MBA: Hear, hear.
1 hr

agree  Guenther Danzer: aber, da wir uns bei der Erklärung solcher Begriffe meist englisch erklären (siehe auch cable routing), werden solch gängige und einfache Begriffe wohl immer wieder nachgefragt.
1 hr

agree  Thomas Bollmann
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agree  Pro Lingua
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agree  Hans-Henning Judek
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agree  xxxHMN.Berlin
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