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"hook closure" and "hook-and-loop"

Swedish translation: kardborreknäppning

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English term or phrase:hook-and-loop
Swedish translation:kardborreknäppning
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12:17 Feb 24, 2001
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: "hook closure" and "hook-and-loop"
The subject is garment
Tornebohm
United States
Local time: 17:30
"knäppning med hakar" and "hyska och hake"
Explanation:
"Hook-and-loop" is probably the same as "hook and eye" which denotes a small metal hook and loop used together as a fastener on a garment. "Hook closure" would then be the expression used for this kind of buttoning device.
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Anita Lundmark
Sweden
Local time: 02:30
Grading comment
Hook-and loop means kardborreknäppning
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na"knäppning med hakar" and "hyska och hake"Anita Lundmark


  

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"knäppning med hakar" and "hyska och hake"


Explanation:
"Hook-and-loop" is probably the same as "hook and eye" which denotes a small metal hook and loop used together as a fastener on a garment. "Hook closure" would then be the expression used for this kind of buttoning device.


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Anita Lundmark
Sweden
Local time: 02:30
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 12
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Hook-and loop means kardborreknäppning
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