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German term or phrase:Basisgrössenordnung
English translation:basic order of magnitude
Entered by: Mary Worby
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04:02 Aug 14, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial
German term or phrase: opinion
Could 'Basisgrössenordnung' mean 'base scale'?

Immerhin können aber mit Hilfe dieser Koeffizienten Basisgrössenordnung abgeschätz werden.
Vinay
basic order of magnitude
Explanation:
Größenordnung means 'order of magnitude'

So the sentence would read,

Nevertheless, these coefficients could be used to estimate a basic order of magnitude.

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
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Local time: 10:14
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You always get it right! Thanks!!!
-Vinay
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Summary of answers provided
na +3basic order of magnitude
Mary Worby
naBaseline, Calibration base
1964
nabasic magnitude
Vesna Zivcic


  

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5 mins peer agreement (net): +3
basic order of magnitude


Explanation:
Größenordnung means 'order of magnitude'

So the sentence would read,

Nevertheless, these coefficients could be used to estimate a basic order of magnitude.

HTH

Mary


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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:14
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2770
Grading comment
You always get it right! Thanks!!!
-Vinay

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marcus Malabad: correct
13 mins
  -> To asker your question, Vinay, it could mean the scale in the sense of 'general size', but not as in 'units' ....

agree  Klaus Dorn: 100%!
1 hr

agree  beermatt
1 hr
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12 mins
basic magnitude


Explanation:
Chapter 7
... not yield improved correlation coefficients ... total variability, characterized the basic magnitude relationship between flow and ...

www.paradiesproductions.com/nmpsite/CHAP7.HTML

Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 11:14
Native speaker of: Croatian
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16 mins
Baseline, Calibration base


Explanation:
I am not sure since context is not enough to understand.

1964
Turkey
Local time: 13:14
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 101
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