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English translation: start gate

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22:07 Jul 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Startgatter
Motocross racing

The grating that keeps riders from doing a false start.
heimo
Local time: 18:31
English translation:start gate
Explanation:
I phoned a local place - Maidstone Morot Cycle Centre:30 Goodshed Road, Upper Hutt, New Zealand (0064 4 528 9395)
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Claire Nelson
New Zealand
Local time: 06:31
Grading comment
Thanks a lot for going to the trouble of calling somebody!!

Heimo (in Bangkok)

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na +1Starting gateHartmut Lau
nastart gateClaire Nelson


  

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start gate


Explanation:
I phoned a local place - Maidstone Morot Cycle Centre:30 Goodshed Road, Upper Hutt, New Zealand (0064 4 528 9395)

Claire Nelson
New Zealand
Local time: 06:31
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
Thanks a lot for going to the trouble of calling somebody!!

Heimo (in Bangkok)
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2 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
Starting gate


Explanation:
A "Gatter" is the Bavarian/Tyrolian term for a gate - usually wooden but now sometimes also sheet metal - used to keep cattle or other livestock from wandering off their designated grazing areas.

"Start" is self-explanatory.

Hartmut Lau
United States
Local time: 12:31
PRO pts in pair: 10

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sven Petersson: Perfect!
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