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English translation: drafting, design and visualization


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German term or phrase:Entwerfen, Gestaltung und Darstellung
English translation:drafting, design and visualization
Entered by: Brie Vernier
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11:28 Feb 20, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture
German term or phrase: Gestaltung
Dem Abitur in Augsburg 1985 folgen ab 1986 das Architekturstudium an der TU München und von 1991 bis 1993 eine Assistentenstelle am Lehrstuhl für Entwerfen, Gestaltung und Darstellung, wo er bei Professor XXXX das Fach Architekturzeichnen unterrichtet.
(all three words would be good - Entwerfen, Gestaltung und Darstellung)
Local time: 10:23
drafting, design and visualization
my shot at all three
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Brie Vernier
Local time: 10:23
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3 +3drafting, design and visualization
Brie Vernier
Margaret Marks

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
drafting, design and visualization

my shot at all three

Brie Vernier
Local time: 10:23
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 28

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agree  Steven Sidore: excellent.
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agree  Nicole Y. Adams, M.A.
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agree  xxxFrancis Lee: Shoots ... scores! Bullseye!
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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5

The usual equivalent!

Note added at 21 mins (2006-02-20 11:49:45 GMT)

I agree with Brie on drafting (British English draughting). I suppose those are two slightly different meanings of 'design'.
For Darstellung I would prefer 'representation' to 'visualization', although there might be something better.

Margaret Marks
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:23
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 16
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