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letalen

English translation: dead

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German term or phrase:letalen
English translation:dead
Entered by: Jeannie Graham
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19:03 Dec 15, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)
German term or phrase: letalen
Anzahl der nach der Beobachtungszeit immobilen, also letalen Läuse
Jeannie Graham
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:10
dead
Explanation:
xxx (as in lethal)
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Teresa Reinhardt
United States
Local time: 06:10
Grading comment
thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +7deadTeresa Reinhardt


  

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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
dead


Explanation:
xxx (as in lethal)

Teresa Reinhardt
United States
Local time: 06:10
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Christine Lam
3 mins
  -> Thanks, Christine!

agree  Kim Metzger: dead lice
3 mins
  -> Thanks, Kim!

agree  Ingo Dierkschnieder: These are ex-lice, they've gone to meet their maker.
8 mins
  -> Thanks, Ingo!

agree  Anakina
1 hr

agree  Mihaela Boteva
2 hrs

agree  Eckhard Boehle
2 hrs

neutral  Ken Cox: Just out of curiosity, is 'letal' normally used in this sense in German? 'Lethal' means 'deadly', not 'dead' (not that I disagree with your translation here).
3 hrs

agree  MMUlr: letal in German: letale Wirkung, letale Dosis (--> tödlich), letale Läuse is not really German (and: immobilized, therefore lethal? ... very strange).
9 hrs
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