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Mean Alarm

Swedish translation: Nivåalarm

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English term or phrase:Mean Alarm
Swedish translation:Nivåalarm
Entered by: Sven Petersson
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17:45 Feb 12, 2001
English to Swedish translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Mean Alarm
Medical Term for a type of alarm signal.
Also may be called "Average Alarm".
Chris
Nivåalarm
Explanation:
Patient monitoring equipment, gas monitors and many other kinds of monitoring equipment have two kinds of alarm: peak and mean level.

The reason being that the human body may show an adverse reaction to either or both of these shifts.

A human can for example endure 2000 ppm CO short term (smokers do!!!) while 100 ppm longterm is fatal. So, a CO monitor would alarm for examle warn against 1000 ppm peak (Toppvärdealarm) and against 50 ppm average over the last 5 minutes (Nivåalarm).

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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 19:32
Grading comment
This answer appeared to be correct. But I received an
official translation for our product to be as follows:
IP_MEAN_ALARM IP-medelvärde-larm
IP_MEAN_GREATER IP-medelvärde-larm >
IP_MEAN_LESS IP-medelvärde-larm <

Thus, I was unable to use either response given but the
send one selected had more information to convince me that
it was more accurate (the 1st response was not incorrect).


1 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naNivåalarm
Sven Petersson
nagenomsnittligt alarm
Mats Wiman


  

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5 hrs
genomsnittligt alarm


Explanation:
or alternatively:
alarm vid genomsnittsvärde.../genomsnittligt värde...


    Native Swede
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 19:32
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 3482
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9 hrs
Nivåalarm


Explanation:
Patient monitoring equipment, gas monitors and many other kinds of monitoring equipment have two kinds of alarm: peak and mean level.

The reason being that the human body may show an adverse reaction to either or both of these shifts.

A human can for example endure 2000 ppm CO short term (smokers do!!!) while 100 ppm longterm is fatal. So, a CO monitor would alarm for examle warn against 1000 ppm peak (Toppvärdealarm) and against 50 ppm average over the last 5 minutes (Nivåalarm).




    N.V. Philips.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 19:32
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 14142
Grading comment
This answer appeared to be correct. But I received an
official translation for our product to be as follows:
IP_MEAN_ALARM IP-medelvärde-larm
IP_MEAN_GREATER IP-medelvärde-larm >
IP_MEAN_LESS IP-medelvärde-larm <

Thus, I was unable to use either response given but the
send one selected had more information to convince me that
it was more accurate (the 1st response was not incorrect).

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