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English translation: due to (abbreviation for "wegen")

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German term or phrase:wg.
English translation:due to (abbreviation for "wegen")
Entered by: Alison Schwitzgebel
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20:06 Nov 30, 2004
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
German term or phrase: wg.
Annotation in a contract: Kein Fernabsatz wg. Installationserfordernis

Am I right in thinking that this is an abbreviation for "wegen"? Thanks.
Carolyn Fox
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:36
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Alison Schwitzgebel
Local time: 12:36
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Thanks Alison
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5 +11yes
Alison Schwitzgebel



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +11


Alison Schwitzgebel
Local time: 12:36
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 120
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Thanks Alison

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Derek Gill Franßen: // I just got home from work - I'm not ready for bed yet! ;-)
0 min
  -> Do you guys never sleep?

agree  Steffen Walter
1 min
  -> Do you guys never sleep?

agree  jccantrell
19 mins

agree  Klaus Hartmann: Oh yes, cf. the famous "wg. Kohl" etc. in the Flick scandal
24 mins

agree  Ingo Dierkschnieder: Real translators never sleep; after all, they could make some money instead.
40 mins
  -> yeah, sleep ... who needs it! 24/7 - that's my motto!

agree  Agnieszka Hayward
51 mins

agree  xxxDr.G.MD
1 hr

agree  Stendhal
2 hrs

agree  Susanne Rindlisbacher
3 hrs

agree  Christine Lam
4 hrs

agree  Lydia Molea: good morning ;)
9 hrs
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