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English translation: bast look

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11:54 Jul 19, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
German term or phrase: Bast-Optik
Fashion: "Reine Viskose – engmaschig gehäkelt mit Bast-Optik und mit schimmernden Perlen bestickt". Does "Optik" here refer to a look?
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 22:15
English translation:bast look
Explanation:
bast=bundles of fibres. Bast habe ich so in mehreren Woerterbuechern gefunden. Optik wuerde hier look heissen,denke ich.

Hth

Flo
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Florin Badea
Romania
Local time: 23:15
Grading comment
Thanks to both of you. I'll probably change "bast" (this was a problem since the fibre was "reine Viscose" and I couldn't see it as coarse), but it was principally the doubt about "Optik".
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nabast lookFlorin Badea
nathe raffia look
Kim Metzger


  

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7 mins
the raffia look


Explanation:
Yes.


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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 15:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 21844
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12 mins
bast look


Explanation:
bast=bundles of fibres. Bast habe ich so in mehreren Woerterbuechern gefunden. Optik wuerde hier look heissen,denke ich.

Hth

Flo


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Florin Badea
Romania
Local time: 23:15
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
Thanks to both of you. I'll probably change "bast" (this was a problem since the fibre was "reine Viscose" and I couldn't see it as coarse), but it was principally the doubt about "Optik".
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