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Meisterei

English translation: foreman's office

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German term or phrase:Meisterei
English translation:foreman's office
Entered by: Louise Mawbey
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07:49 Jun 10, 2002
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Meisterei
Excel file giving instructions on how to test chemicals, therefore very little context. Just says that if the solids content is too low then inform the Meisterei - is this just the same as Meister (perhaps int his case foreman)?
Louise Mawbey
Germany
Local time: 17:40
foreman's office
Explanation:
I would read it as the department rather than the person.

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:40
Grading comment
Thanks, Mary
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +6foreman's office
Mary Worby


  

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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
foreman's office


Explanation:
I would read it as the department rather than the person.

HTH

Mary

Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2770
Grading comment
Thanks, Mary

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  sylvie malich: definately
3 mins

agree  Klaus Herrmann: Yes, it's the department with one or more 'Meister'. I was going to suggest "technical services dept", but I like this better.
3 mins

agree  Elvira Stoianov
8 mins

agree  jerrie
14 mins

agree  Steffen Walter
22 mins

agree  Bob Kerns
24 mins
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