KudoZ home » German to English » Science

freifließendes Pulver

English translation: almost white, dry powder, practically odorless

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
08:13 May 19, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Science
German term or phrase: freifließendes Pulver
Description field in a chemical analysis report:

"Fast weißes, freifließendes Pulver, praktisch geruchlos."

Thanks!
David Meléndez Tormen
Spain
Local time: 16:54
English translation:almost white, dry powder, practically odorless
Explanation:
free-flowing is too literal. If it is a powder and it is dry, it flows by implication.
Selected response from:

xxxquine
Local time: 16:54
Grading comment
Thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
naalmost white, dry powder, practically odorlessxxxquine
nafreeflowing /f ree-flowing / free flowing powder
Vesna Zivcic
napólvora auto-deslizantecharlesink


  

Answers


1 min
pólvora auto-deslizante


Explanation:
self explaining


    Malgorn Technical Dictionary and my own experience as engineer.
charlesink
Local time: 12:54
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 4
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

14 mins
freeflowing /f ree-flowing / free flowing powder


Explanation:
1. CMC Applications: Mining industry
back Product characteristics.

Peridur is a white freeflowing
powder, easily soluble in water.

2. After the compactation the starch is ground and sieved to yield a free flowing powder. The above mentioned starch powders exhibit ...

www.pharmcast.com/Patents/November2000/110700OG/6143324_Sta...

3. fillers
... Aluminum coating on 40-250 micron hollow ceramic microballoons. Metallic appearing solid, free-flowing powder. Density = 1g/cc (powder), 0.4g/cc (tap). ...

www.powdermetinc.com/fillers.htm



    Reference: http://www.cmc-salts.com/appl5p2b.htm
Vesna Zivcic
Local time: 16:54
Native speaker of: Croatian
PRO pts in pair: 571

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Mats Wiman

Rolf Bueskens
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

35 mins
almost white, dry powder, practically odorless


Explanation:
free-flowing is too literal. If it is a powder and it is dry, it flows by implication.


    20 years of experience running an technical translation office in Germany
xxxquine
Local time: 16:54
PRO pts in pair: 12
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
Vesna Zivcic
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search