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English translation: Assortment, classification; sorting, grading

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14:01 May 16, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Sortierung
Describing a variety of barley
'Fast rundes Korn mit guter Sortierung..."
Michael Dollman
English translation:Assortment, classification; sorting, grading
Explanation:
Muret-Sanders Encyclopaedic dict. says "1 assortment,and 2 (according to qualtiy) classification.

Langenscheidt's Biology dictionary (Eichhorn) has "sorting, grading; assortment, classification"
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John Schweinsberg
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Summary of answers provided
nagrading; sortingMichael Rosner
naof a good grade/of uniform sizexxxKristina M
nagradationJohn Kinory
naAn almost round corn with good sortingbhpirch
naAssortment, classification; sorting, gradingJohn Schweinsberg


  

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25 mins
Assortment, classification; sorting, grading


Explanation:
Muret-Sanders Encyclopaedic dict. says "1 assortment,and 2 (according to qualtiy) classification.

Langenscheidt's Biology dictionary (Eichhorn) has "sorting, grading; assortment, classification"

John Schweinsberg
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31 mins
An almost round corn with good sorting


Explanation:
Barley is a corn (Gerstenkorn = barley corn) and
Sortierung is either assortment or sorting
Good luck!

bhpirch
Local time: 13:03
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 73
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3 hrs
gradation


Explanation:
sorting or classification, regardless of whether or not corn is involved :)
However, in this context I'd go for 'gradation' (seeds are usually graded, not sorted)

John Kinory
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6 hrs
of a good grade/of uniform size


Explanation:
Not having more context, I am not sure in which direction direction to go, but I have strong hunch that one of these ideas is being referred to.

Kristina


xxxKristina M
Local time: 14:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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9 hrs
grading; sorting


Explanation:
Leo German-English Dictionary


    Reference: http://dict.leo.org
Michael Rosner
Israel
Local time: 21:03
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