pea stone

German translation: Feinkies

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English term or phrase:pea gravel
German translation:Feinkies
Entered by: Petra Dr. Schmidt-Sarbutt
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01:56 Jan 24, 2003
English to German translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: pea stone
Does anyone know the German term for "pea stone"? It's some sort of pea-sized gravel.
Petra Dr. Schmidt-Sarbutt
Australia
Local time: 14:41
Feinkies
Explanation:
it actually means pea gravel
I really don't know what pea stone means

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Note added at 2003-01-24 02:07:02 (GMT)
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or
Schrot
(means the same)
Selected response from:

Anca Nitu
Local time: 00:41
Grading comment
Thanks! I'll go with 'Feinkies'.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



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3 +2Feinkies
Anca Nitu


  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Feinkies


Explanation:
it actually means pea gravel
I really don't know what pea stone means

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Note added at 2003-01-24 02:07:02 (GMT)
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or
Schrot
(means the same)

Anca Nitu
Local time: 00:41
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in pair: 45
Grading comment
Thanks! I'll go with 'Feinkies'.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  HansZimmer: look at this http://www.americanconprod.com/images/products/gravel/bigima...
4 hrs

agree  Guenther Danzer: Feinkies ist geläufiger als Schrot (damit kann man auch schießen)
7 hrs
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