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Leistungsumsatz

English translation: active metabolic rate

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German term or phrase:Leistungsumsatz
English translation:active metabolic rate
Entered by: Gruffalo
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13:33 Nov 17, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: Leistungsumsatz
Durch die Organ- und Muskeltätigkeit wird im Körper ständig eine wechselnde Menge von Wärme produziert, dieser „Leistungsumsatz“ wird in Watt angegeben.

Is this "energy expenditure rate"?
Gruffalo
Local time: 15:11
according to Langenscheidt
Explanation:
Leistungsumsatz m (Zoo) metabolic rate for [of] activity, active metabolism (Energieumsatz während der Aktivitätsphase)


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Note added at 3 mins (2006-11-17 13:37:21 GMT)
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looks like "active metabolism" is closest to what you're looking for

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Note added at 8 mins (2006-11-17 13:42:42 GMT)
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"working metabolic rate" according to Pschyrembel Klinisches Wörterbuch
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Jonathan MacKerron
Grading comment
Thanks Jonathan, and to everyone else for their comments.
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
2 +3according to Langenscheidt
Jonathan MacKerron


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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +3
according to Langenscheidt


Explanation:
Leistungsumsatz m (Zoo) metabolic rate for [of] activity, active metabolism (Energieumsatz während der Aktivitätsphase)


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Note added at 3 mins (2006-11-17 13:37:21 GMT)
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looks like "active metabolism" is closest to what you're looking for

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Note added at 8 mins (2006-11-17 13:42:42 GMT)
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"working metabolic rate" according to Pschyrembel Klinisches Wörterbuch

Jonathan MacKerron
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PRO pts in category: 510
Grading comment
Thanks Jonathan, and to everyone else for their comments.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ingeborg Gowans: well, I should have gone with my first inkling.. oh well...
7 mins

agree  Anne Schulz: I'd go with "active metabolic rate" (gut feeling...)
16 mins

agree  Zareh Darakjian Ph.D.: Active metabolic rate (AMR) vs BMR. ... http://library.thinkquest.org/10991/bmr.html
1 hr
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