06:46 Sep 16, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Margenbetrachtung

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nareview of margins
Gillian Searl
nasee below
Elisabeth Moser



10 mins
see below

Marge= 1. Unterschied, Spielraum, Spanne
2. (wirtsch.) a) Differenz zwischen Selbstkosten und Verkaufspreis; Handelsspanne; b) Differenz zwischen den Preisen fuer die gleiche Ware an verschiedenen Orten; c) Differenz zwischen Aufgabekurs und Tageskurs eines
ins Englische uebertragen is "Margen"
marginal + ... e.g. Margenspekulation=marginal speculation
-betrachtung=view, inspection, examination

    Muret-Sanders, Duden
Elisabeth Moser
United States
Local time: 05:47
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 772
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58 mins
review of margins

My Schaefer gives "period under review" for "Betrachtungszeitraum". Depending on the context, "the margins are under review", "margins need reviewing".

    Management & Marketing Dictionary - Schaefer
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:47
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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