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Lackierung Metallic

English translation: metallic paint

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22:13 Feb 14, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / Car Policy
German term or phrase: Lackierung Metallic
Es geht um die Standardausrüstung von Firmenwagen.
Klaus Urban
Local time: 12:13
English translation:metallic paint
...I think
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Heidi Lind
United States
Local time: 06:13
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3 +7metallic paint
Heidi Lind



4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +7
metallic paint

...I think

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metallic_paint
Heidi Lind
United States
Local time: 06:13
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 8
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Asker: Danke, Heidi!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kcda: Yes IMO it is as simple as that. The word order in German is "fraglich". It is probably catologue style language. This punctuation might help, and make the difference; Lackierung: metallic
5 mins

agree  jccantrell
6 mins

agree  Ingeborg Gowans: w/ Kcda
42 mins

agree  Sarah Appleby
1 hr

agree  Michael Harris
2 hrs

agree  Patricia Will: I might be tempted to say "metallic finish"
3 hrs

agree  milinad
6 hrs
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Feb 15, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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