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German term or phrase:Himmelverkleidung
English translation:headlining
Entered by: Cilian O'Tuama
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10:54 Apr 3, 2003
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German term or phrase: Himmelverkleidung
No real context, just a list of car parts.
The list reads: Schalthebelbälge, Handbremsbälge, Lederlenkrad, Säulenverkleidung, Himmelverkleidung und Hutablage.
Local time: 21:22
i.e. lining on inside of roof
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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 21:22
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4 +6headlining
Cilian O'Tuama
4overhead lining [of passenger compartment]gangels



5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6

i.e. lining on inside of roof

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 21:22
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 7232

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Steffen Walter: yo - Gruß nach K ;-)
2 mins
  -> and back to B

agree  Klaus Herrmann: Yep. Himmelverkleidung? Must be tautology day today.
2 mins
  -> to be sure, to be sure :-)

agree  Jonathan MacKerron: heavenly
1 hr

agree  Trudy Peters: headliner (in the US)
1 hr

agree  John Jory: 'interior headliner' gets far more hits than 'interior headlining'
3 hrs
  -> that may be the case, but IMO 'interior' is superfluous as there is no such thing as 'exterior headlining/-liner'

agree  Gillian Scheibelein: stops headbanging
4 hrs
  -> but only if you want it to :-)
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
overhead lining [of passenger compartment]

or cabin. Never heard of headliner in the US

Local time: 13:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 5480
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