Aggregaten

English translation: accessories instead of aggregates

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German term or phrase:Aggregaten
English translation:accessories instead of aggregates
Entered by: Evert DELOOF-SYS

09:07 Aug 5, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: Aggregaten
Ca. 88% des Umsatzes wurden mit Aggregaten und Teilen getätigt.
This is the turnover of a company dealing in used cars/parts.
Julie
accessories instead of aggregates
Explanation:
aggregates is the correct English term for 'Aggregaten', but I would go for 'accessories' here
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 12:12
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Summary of answers provided
naengines etc. (see below)
Tom Funke
nasee below
Elinor Thomas
naaccessories instead of aggregates
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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accessories instead of aggregates


Explanation:
aggregates is the correct English term for 'Aggregaten', but I would go for 'accessories' here

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 12:12
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
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13 mins
see below


Explanation:
I would say accesories and spare parts

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Elinor Thomas
Local time: 07:12
Native speaker of: Spanish
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2 hrs
engines etc. (see below)


Explanation:
(more context?)
Depending on context: AGGREGAT etc.: unit ---/-Aggregat--assembly---/-Aggregat--device or equipment (unit?)
-- set, motor, unit, engine, power plant, aggregate, assembly, group (e.g. of components (for engine: engine --http://www3.corral.net/tech/articles.html) ---Aggregateraum-- accessories compartment -/-Aggregateraum--battery compartment-/-
Sources: Schmitt, Whylidal, Ernst, Daimler-Chrysler articles etc.



    Reference: http://www3.corral.net/tech/articles.html
Tom Funke
Local time: 06:12
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 2419
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