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Kuechensalzefflorescenzen

English translation: salt efflorescences

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17:23 Jan 25, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary / 1844 book
German term or phrase: Kuechensalzefflorescenzen
Same book from 1844!

There is also still the most beautiful marshy soil between Bagdad and Zobeir, which, though covered with Kuechensalzefflorescenzen, one can also collect flowing rain-water in pools.

I believe this is the correct spelling - reading Fraktur (on a bad scan) is hard work
Gillian Searl
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:06
English translation:salt efflorescences
Explanation:
Küchensalz: usual salt
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Andy Lemminger
Canada
Local time: 08:06
Grading comment
Thanks - I used table salt
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1salt efflorescences
Andy Lemminger


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
salt efflorescences


Explanation:
Küchensalz: usual salt

Andy Lemminger
Canada
Local time: 08:06
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 1127
Grading comment
Thanks - I used table salt

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Roddy Tannahill: Do you mean 'common salt' in UK English, Andy? :o)
29 mins
  -> NaCl

agree  Beth Kantus: don't know if this is what is meant, but normal "Küchensalz" in US English is table salt
6 hrs
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