zu VOX : a). Nachlaufzeit b). Mindestgesprächsdau

English translation: follow-up time; minimum talk time

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German term or phrase:Nachlaufzeit; Mindestgesprächsdauer
English translation:follow-up time; minimum talk time
Entered by: Dierk Seeburg

16:29 Dec 15, 1999
German to English translations [PRO]
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German term or phrase: zu VOX : a). Nachlaufzeit b). Mindestgesprächsdau
These are two of the parameters of any voice-activated recording system. I need the correct US-English technical terms.

a). Nachlaufzeit
b). Mindestgesprächsdauer
Ed Colaianni
Local time: 03:24
a) follow-up time; b) minimum talk time
Explanation:
a) follow-up time OR trailing time
b) minimum talk time
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Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 19:24
Grading comment
dierk read my request carefully and just gave me what I am convinced is the technical terms I needed.
/ ed@mind.de
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Summary of answers provided
na +1a) follow-up time; b) minimum talk time
Dierk Seeburg
na"run on time", "Minium message length"
Andrew Morgan
naa) hunting period b) minimum duration of call
Ilse Hawes
naa) hunting period b) minimum duration of call
Ilse Hawes


  

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35 mins peer agreement (net): +1
a) follow-up time; b) minimum talk time


Explanation:
a) follow-up time OR trailing time
b) minimum talk time

Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 19:24
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 404
Grading comment
dierk read my request carefully and just gave me what I am convinced is the technical terms I needed.
/ ed@mind.de

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jacqueline McKay
1429 days
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4 hrs
a) hunting period b) minimum duration of call


Explanation:
a) period required to resolve an unstable condition resulting from a continuous attempt by an automatically controlled loop to find a state of equilibrium
b) selfexplanatory



Ilse Hawes
PRO pts in pair: 14
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4 hrs
a) hunting period b) minimum duration of call


Explanation:
a) period required to resolve an unstable condition resulting from a continuous attempt by an automatically controlled loop to find a state of equilibrium
b) selfexplanatory



Ilse Hawes
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7 hrs
"run on time", "Minium message length"


Explanation:
"Nachlaufzeit is the length of time the machine needs to finish one operation and start the next, The "Mindestgesprächsdauer" is the minimum length of time you can speak, ie. in this context probably the shortest message you can record (if you speak for less than this length of time then the rest of the minimum time is pobably taken up with the "Nachlaufzeit")

Andrew Morgan
Local time: 03:24
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 90
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