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English translation: replacement


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German term or phrase:Ablösung
English translation:replacement
Entered by: Colin Rowe
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17:23 Feb 21, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Computers: Software / programming
German term or phrase: Ablösung
Ziel des Projektes ist die Ablösung der bestehenden Visual-Basic-Anwendung

can Ablösung here mean replacement? thanks in advance
Sarada Ramesh
Local time: 22:55
or: the aim is to replace...
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Colin Rowe
Local time: 19:25
Grading comment
thanks a lot
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer


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4 +3replacementColin Rowe



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

or: the aim is to replace...

Colin Rowe
Local time: 19:25
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 28
Grading comment
thanks a lot

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jccantrell: Yep, what I would say, too.
7 mins

agree  Z.E. Ball: Seems right with so little context - I've read something similar to this context where *removal* was used.
12 mins

agree  Hilary Davies Shelby: I'd go with replace/replacement too
26 mins
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