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English translation: dress rehearsal

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07:01 Aug 4, 2000
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation
German term or phrase: Generalprobe
The text is about a football match which is about to take place. The sentence is "Der FC Bayern veranstaltet eine Generalprobe der besonderen Art"
HTH. Nick
Nick Smith, BA (Hons.), Dipl. Uebers. (FH Koeln)
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:05
English translation:dress rehearsal
Explanation:
That's the term used in theater for the last rehearsal in costume. This term is also used figuratively.
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Gudrun Huckett
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Thanks v. much, Nick.
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nadress rehearsalGudrun Huckett
nageneral rehearsal
Elinor Thomas


  

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4 mins
general rehearsal


Explanation:
Good luck! :)

Elinor Thomas
Local time: 15:05
Native speaker of: Spanish
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42 mins
dress rehearsal


Explanation:
That's the term used in theater for the last rehearsal in costume. This term is also used figuratively.


    Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Langenscheidt
Gudrun Huckett
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Jun 1, 2015 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
Field (specific)(none) » Sports / Fitness / Recreation


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