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Abfragestelle

English translation: Polling station

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02:56 Jun 12, 2000
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Abfragestelle
part of a telecommunications system
Jayne White
English translation:Polling station
Explanation:
Within the context of telecommunications, my suggestion is polling station (as in "answering station"). See Ferretti: WB der Elektronik, Datentechnik und der Telekommunikation. HTH Wolfgang
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Polling station


Explanation:
Within the context of telecommunications, my suggestion is polling station (as in "answering station"). See Ferretti: WB der Elektronik, Datentechnik und der Telekommunikation. HTH Wolfgang


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36 mins
attendant console


Explanation:
From the excellent Brinkmann/Blaha CD: "Woerterbuch der Daten- und Kommunikationstechnik", Brandstetter Verlag, Wiesbaden 1998, ISBN 3-87097-191-6:

Abfragestelle f (OA, Swit) / attendant console
Halten von Verbindungen bei der Abfragestelle (OA, Swit) / attendant call hold
Makeln bei der Abfragestelle (OA, Swit) / two-way splitting

You may find other suitable translations depending on your exact context; hope this helps

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