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English translation: elements , constituents, building blocks

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German term or phrase:Baustein
English translation:elements , constituents, building blocks
Entered by: Vesna Zivcic
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17:45 May 17, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
German term or phrase: Baustein
XY liefert die Bausteine für den Aufbau von Knochen und Knorpeln.
marietta
Local time: 14:03
elements or constituents or building blocks
Explanation:
Elements or constituents might be the most general terms; other terms would be component or building block, even the latter (literal) translation would work within your context.
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Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 05:03
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Summary of answers provided
nabone chips
Vesna Zivcic
nacorrection re. elementUschi (Ursula) Walke
naelement (necessary for formation)Uschi (Ursula) Walke
naelements or constituents or building blocksUlrike Lieder


  

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43 mins
elements or constituents or building blocks


Explanation:
Elements or constituents might be the most general terms; other terms would be component or building block, even the latter (literal) translation would work within your context.


    Reuter & Reuter, Medical Dictionary
Ulrike Lieder
Local time: 05:03
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 3525

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47 mins
element (necessary for formation)


Explanation:
XY supplies/provedes the elements necessary for the formation of cartilages and bones

or

XY supplies/provides the (necessary)elements for
cartledge and bone formation.



HTH





Uschi (Ursula) Walke
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59 mins
correction re. element


Explanation:
XY supplies/provides the elements necessary for the formation of cartilages and bones.

or

XY supplies/provides the (necessary) elements for cartilage and bone formation.

I have a very red head! Sorry! ;-(

Uschi (Ursula) Walke
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6 hrs
bone chips


Explanation:
Perhaps this would suit your contex:

bone chips, bone blocks, bone particles

... patient satisfaction after maxillary bone reconstruction in combination with placement
of ... in the form of bone blocks, chips and particles. This promising ...



    www-personal.umich.edu/~pfa/pro/consult/EndoAlt1.txt
Vesna Zivcic
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