verkaufte Auflage

English translation: paid circulation

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German term or phrase:verkaufte Auflage
English translation:paid circulation
Entered by: Kim Metzger

07:34 Aug 7, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Printing & Publishing
German term or phrase: verkaufte Auflage
Die aktuellen Zahlen bestätigen dem Computermagazin XX eine Auflagenentwicklung auf starkem Wachstumskurs. Mit einem Plus von 25% klettert die verkaufte Auflage auf 400,000 Exemplare. Sold edition or print run? I'm looking for the jargon used in the publishing world.
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:49
paid circulation (NOT sold circulation or copies)
Explanation:
This is rating agency A.C. Nielsen's official term, as opposed to giveaway are promotional copies.
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gangels
Local time: 01:49
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Summary of answers provided
napaid circulation (NOT sold circulation or copies)
gangels
nanumber of copies sold
Thomas Bollmann
nacirculation
Mary Worby


  

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3 mins
circulation


Explanation:
Is, I think, the term normally used - at least in the UK.

Oxford-Duden has:

(Buchw.) edition; (gedruckte Auflage einer Zeitung) print run; (verkaufte Auflage einer Zeitung) circulation; dieses Buch/diese Zeitung hat
hohe Auflagen erreicht large numbers of copies of this book have been sold/this newspaper has reached high circulation figures;

HTH

Mary


    Oxford-Duden
Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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9 mins
number of copies sold


Explanation:
You will find a good explanation on the website below and a lot of other facts about print media


    Reference: http://www.acp.com.au/research/faqs.html
Thomas Bollmann
Germany
Local time: 09:49
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1 hr
paid circulation (NOT sold circulation or copies)


Explanation:
This is rating agency A.C. Nielsen's official term, as opposed to giveaway are promotional copies.

gangels
Local time: 01:49
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
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