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Fernscheinwerfer

English translation: high beam headlight

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German term or phrase:Fernscheinwerfer
English translation:high beam headlight
Entered by: Dawn Montague
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13:56 Apr 1, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Fernscheinwerfer
remote spot light? -- in a list of products
Dawn Montague
Local time: 07:22
high beam headlight
Explanation:
or

head light with highbeam

other terms:

Abblendlicht = low beam

Hope this helps.
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gwolf
Local time: 07:22
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Summary of answers provided
nabrights
Dierk Seeburg
nahigh beam lightsUschi (Ursula) Walke
naHigh beamRolf Bueskens
nahigh beam headlightgwolf
nabeam
Dr. Sahib Bleher


  

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20 mins
beam


Explanation:
this is the beam of a car as opposed to the dipped headlight; it is called "Fern"scheinwerfer because it helps you see into the distance.
HTH


Dr. Sahib Bleher
Local time: 12:22
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25 mins
high beam headlight


Explanation:
or

head light with highbeam

other terms:

Abblendlicht = low beam

Hope this helps.


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gwolf
Local time: 07:22
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26 mins
High beam


Explanation:
In Australia, we call it 'high beam' and the dipped headlight 'low beam'.


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Rolf Bueskens
Local time: 23:22
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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39 mins
high beam lights


Explanation:
please see

wwwbhsl.bham.wednet.edu/squalweb/resources/TrafficSafety/practice%20Tests/tsldog4.htm-2k-

"When you flash your high beam lights off and on or when you leave your high beam lights on, you put vehicles at risk ..."

High beam lights can also be fitted to the rear of your car.

Fernlicht = high beam
Fernscheinwerfer = high beam lights
HTH


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Uschi (Ursula) Walke
Local time: 22:22
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7 hrs
brights


Explanation:
Here in the US we just call them brights.

Cheerio,
Dierk

Dierk Seeburg
Local time: 05:22
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