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Zweitdiensthabender

English translation: in a back-up capacity

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13:12 Nov 25, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care
German term or phrase: Zweitdiensthabender
Zweitdiensthabender auf der Notaufnahme. This appears in a CV of a doctor.
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Local time: 12:12
English translation:in a back-up capacity
Explanation:
That's what google examples suggest, a supplementary, secondary or subordinated position.

Working as backup to attending physician in the emergency room.
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gangels
Local time: 04:12
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in a back-up capacity


Explanation:
That's what google examples suggest, a supplementary, secondary or subordinated position.

Working as backup to attending physician in the emergency room.

gangels
Local time: 04:12
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 40
Grading comment
Thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gudrun Maydorn: on back-up duty http://ruben-in-herne.blogspot.com/
25 mins

agree  Ingeborg Gowans
28 mins

agree  Inge Meinzer
36 mins
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Nov 25, 2008 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)Medical (general) » Medical: Health Care


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