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Nutzungsperiode

English translation: useful life

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German term or phrase:Nutzungsperiode
English translation:useful life
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04:33 Aug 8, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: Nutzungsperiode
bis zum Ende der Nutzungsperiode
caitriona
useful life
Explanation:
Standard term for 'Nutzungsperiode' or 'Nutzungsdauer' in an economic context.
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Ralf Lemster
Germany
Local time: 13:28
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Summary of answers provided
na +1period of usage
Mary Worby
nadepending on context: "end of useful life", or "end of rental/usage period"
Roland Grefer
nadepreciation periodKlaus Dorn
nauseful life
Ralf Lemster


  

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7 mins peer agreement (net): +1
period of usage


Explanation:
or period of use
or term of use

Whichever you prefer ...

HTH

Mary


    experience
Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2770

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ulrike Lieder: period of use is also supported by Woywode, Accounting & Tax Dictionary
4 hrs
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29 mins
depreciation period


Explanation:
the usage period is in my opinion the depreciation period (for tax purposes) - an item (say, a car) has a depreciation period of maybe ten years, after that it is in the books listed with a zero value.

Klaus Dorn
Local time: 15:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 1514
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3 hrs
useful life


Explanation:
Standard term for 'Nutzungsperiode' or 'Nutzungsdauer' in an economic context.

Ralf Lemster
Germany
Local time: 13:28
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 2684
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7 days
depending on context: "end of useful life", or "end of rental/usage period"


Explanation:
In an economic/accounting context, "end of useful life".

In the context of a rental agreement (i.e. for a car), "end of rental/usage period".

Roland Grefer
Local time: 07:28
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 231
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