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07:12 Feb 23, 2008
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German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / Varnish / paint for metal parts
German term or phrase: Andreaskreuz
"Werknorm - Deckanstriche"

Andreaskreuz Xn, d.h. gesundheitsschaedlich, enthaelt Xylole und Butanole
Local time: 23:32

Summary of answers provided
2 +4St. Andrew's Cross



14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +4
St. Andrew's Cross

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Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian

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agree  Joachim Siegert: "St Andrew's cross (Xn), i. e. harmful..." The term is used in the European directive regarding hazard symbols: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:...
37 mins
  -> Danke

agree  izy: further reference: www.goffpetroleum.co.uk/kerosene.htm
1 hr
  -> Danke

agree  xxxhazmatgerman: Stimmt, es sollte jedoch auf die Kommende GHS-Kennzeichnung hingewiesen werden.
7 hrs
  -> Danke

agree  Dilshod Madolimov
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  -> Danke
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56 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5

It does mean the same as "St. Andrew's cross" but as I know it, the term "St. Andrew's cross" is more frequently used in religion and art.

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Feb 23, 2008 - Changes made by Marcus Malabad:
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