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Geld-Gewinn-Spiel-Geräte

English translation: slot machine

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16:59 Jul 24, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / gambling
German term or phrase: Geld-Gewinn-Spiel-Geräte
I'm back with another term from the same translation
Geld-Gewinn-Spiel-Geräte. Is that the same thing as a slot machine - American English is wanted.
Thank you for your help
Schnappy
Local time: 01:54
English translation:slot machine
Explanation:
Although the immediate connotation is a one-armed bandit, I don't think the term is so limited.
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Lothar Kneifel
Local time: 17:54
Grading comment
Thanks for your help, slots is also common in the US, but I'll use slot machine for the sake of clarity
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +4slot machine
Lothar Kneifel


  

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Geld-Gewinn-Spiel-Geräte
slot machine


Explanation:
Although the immediate connotation is a one-armed bandit, I don't think the term is so limited.

Lothar Kneifel
Local time: 17:54
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks for your help, slots is also common in the US, but I'll use slot machine for the sake of clarity

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Hollywood: I would maybe just go with "slots" in US English
1 hr

agree  Jan Vano
2 hrs

agree  Hilary Davies Shelby
4 hrs

agree  Dipl.-Kfm. Bernhard Aicher MBA
10 hrs
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