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Auf der Liege

English translation: on the bed

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German term or phrase:auf der Liege
English translation:on the bed
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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08:52 Apr 5, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Auf der Liege
Das testobjekt ist auf der Liege zu positionieren.

Is this "at rest", "in neutral" or "horizontally"
David Rumsey
on the bed
Explanation:
It does not say if it's one of your three alternatives. It only says: "Put it on the bed (bed=palette, shelf or whatever, on which something can be laid)
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 22:08
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nahorizontallyxxxlone
naon the bed
Mats Wiman


  

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13 mins
on the bed


Explanation:
It does not say if it's one of your three alternatives. It only says: "Put it on the bed (bed=palette, shelf or whatever, on which something can be laid)


    13 years in Germany+professional experience
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 22:08
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2 days 2 hrs
horizontally


Explanation:
liegen (person) = lying down
liegend (person) reclining
liegend (maschinen) = horizontal
liegender Motor = horizontal engine

auf der Liege = "should be positioned horizontally"

Good luck!


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xxxlone
Canada
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