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04:00 Mar 23, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Gemeinschaftskompetenzen
Text über die Erweiterung der EU: Auch lassen die Erfahrungen der letzten Jahrzehnte erkennen, dass eine Ausweitung der Gemeinschaftskompetenzen auf allen Gebieten nicht automatisch einen Gewinn darstellt.

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najurisdiction of the [European] CommunityMyriam Coppieters-Jarsky
nacompetences of the Communityroadnotes
naauthority or jurisdiction
Dr. Sahib Bleher



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authority or jurisdiction

an expansion of the authority (or: jurisdiction) of the union
(Europäische) Gemeinschaft = (European) Union, and in this context
Kompetenz = authority, jurisdiction

    Werner, The New English-German Dictionary
Dr. Sahib Bleher
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competences of the Community

Community from EC (as opposed to EU) - ?



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jurisdiction of the [European] Community

Kompetenz = jurisdiction

Do not use the plural in English. You might say areas of jurisdiction, if you want to use a plural form

    Oxford German-English
Myriam Coppieters-Jarsky
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