Abdecker

English translation: (Overhanging) tablecloth

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German term or phrase:Abdecker
English translation:(Overhanging) tablecloth
Entered by: Hilary Davies Shelby

10:30 Mar 22, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / textiles context
German term or phrase: Abdecker
Hello! This is one of a list of textile items made by a particular company.
Servietten
Tischläufer
Mitteldecke
Abdecker
What is an Abdecker in a textiles context?

Thanks much!
Hilary Davies Shelby
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Local time: 15:00
(Overhanging) tablecloth
Explanation:
Find the word (and pic) in the PDF.

(A Tischläufer is apparently one that doesn't overhang:
"Tischläufer, der: schmale, lange Tischdecke, die die Tischplatte nicht ganz bedeckt. What on earth you call that I don't know.")

Are you're planning another of your candle-lit suppers, dear?
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Seems right! (and for the record, a Laeufer is a (table)runner. Thanks a lot!
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(Overhanging) tablecloth


Explanation:
Find the word (and pic) in the PDF.

(A Tischläufer is apparently one that doesn't overhang:
"Tischläufer, der: schmale, lange Tischdecke, die die Tischplatte nicht ganz bedeckt. What on earth you call that I don't know.")

Are you're planning another of your candle-lit suppers, dear?



    Reference: http://www.torrero.de/pdf/24512_01_P.pdf
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Seems right! (and for the record, a Laeufer is a (table)runner. Thanks a lot!
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