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14:29 Oct 2, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: u.B.
A company is to undergo technical modernisation and one of the measures to be taken is 'modernisation strategy/planning'. This is followed in brackets by (u.B. Raumkonzept). Any ideas on the abbreviation?
Julie Neill
Spain
Local time: 03:08
English translation:unser Bild (?)
Explanation:
Unser Bild -- an(other possible) expansion of _u.B._ (the only such abbreviation, with this spelling, listed in both of the following:
- Bertelsmann, Lexikon der Abkürzungen.
- Duden Taschenbücherm, Lexikon der Abkürzungen
(Could _Bild_ refer to a layout plan submitted by this party along with the text?)

HTH, Tom
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Tom Funke
Local time: 21:08
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Summary of answers provided
naCould this be a typo for "z.B." since on a German keyboard the u and the z are next to each other.
Trudy Peters
naunser Bild (?)
Tom Funke
naunter Bezug
Nina Gettler
nau.B. = unter Berücksichtigung?Alison Gaunt


  

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6 mins
u.B. = unter Berücksichtigung?


Explanation:
A guess, but logically it is probably "unter Berücksichtigung von" i.e. "taking account of". Without more detail, hard to know exactly what your "Raumkonzept" is, but it may be something like "local factors".

Alison Gaunt
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7 mins
unter Bezug


Explanation:
I suspect that u.B. is unter Bezug.

hth
Nina

Nina Gettler
Local time: 18:08
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2 hrs
unser Bild (?)


Explanation:
Unser Bild -- an(other possible) expansion of _u.B._ (the only such abbreviation, with this spelling, listed in both of the following:
- Bertelsmann, Lexikon der Abkürzungen.
- Duden Taschenbücherm, Lexikon der Abkürzungen
(Could _Bild_ refer to a layout plan submitted by this party along with the text?)

HTH, Tom



    see above
Tom Funke
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5 hrs
Could this be a typo for "z.B." since on a German keyboard the u and the z are next to each other.


Explanation:
Guess.

Trudy Peters
United States
Local time: 21:08
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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