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primary nickel

German translation: Primärnickel

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English term or phrase:primary nickel
German translation:Primärnickel
Entered by: Roland Grefer
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02:02 Sep 6, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: primary nickel
A specific type of Nickel, I have no idea, though, whether it's particularly good quality or just a very basic type. Acc. to Ernst/Technical Dictionary, "primary gold" is "Primärgold" and "primary aluminum" is "Hüttenaluminium" ...
Beate Lutzebaeck
New Zealand
Local time: 03:54
Reinnickel
Explanation:
A more common way to refer to primary nickel is "Reinnickel" (94 hits @ Google) or "Rein-Nickel" (23 hits " Google), instead of "Primärnickel" (3 hits @ Google).
Selected response from:

Roland Grefer
Local time: 09:54
Grading comment
I'm not too sure how "pure" "primary nickel" has to be to qualify as Reinnickel, but you pointed me in the right direction - thanx!
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +3Primärnickel
Maya Jurt
naReinnickel
Roland Grefer
nareines Nickelxxxlefki


  

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6 mins
reines Nickel


Explanation:
Ich bin mir zwar nicht ganz sicher, glaube aber, dass man so sagt...

xxxlefki
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 14
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33 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Primärnickel


Explanation:
like primary gold - Primärgold, ursprüngliches Gold

Eurodicautom

Maya Jurt
Switzerland
Local time: 15:54
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 343

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gitta Schlemme: siehe: www.diw-berlin.de/deutsch/publikationen/wochenberichte/docs... 01-08-3.html
11 mins

agree  xxxHenri
42 mins

agree  Hans-Henning Judek
1 hr
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5 hrs
Reinnickel


Explanation:
A more common way to refer to primary nickel is "Reinnickel" (94 hits @ Google) or "Rein-Nickel" (23 hits " Google), instead of "Primärnickel" (3 hits @ Google).

Roland Grefer
Local time: 09:54
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 192
Grading comment
I'm not too sure how "pure" "primary nickel" has to be to qualify as Reinnickel, but you pointed me in the right direction - thanx!
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