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English translation: tightened

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19:02 Jul 27, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: anwinden
Die Gewindehülse werden angesetzt und angewunden

context: engine assembly
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 21:55
English translation:tightened
Explanation:
angewunden = anwinden = andrehen = anziehen
angezogen = tightened


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ambittles
Local time: 20:55
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Summary of answers provided
nato tighten
Michaela Müller
natightenedambittles
napartially screwed in
Alexander Schleber


  

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4 hrs
partially screwed in


Explanation:
angewunden -> very strange word.
A "Gewindehülse" usually either has an exterior thread (threaded bush) or an interior thread (tapped bush).
"an" -> partial.
"gewunden" -> "winden" -> wind -> screw.

HTH


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Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 21:55
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2340
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9 hrs
tightened


Explanation:
angewunden = anwinden = andrehen = anziehen
angezogen = tightened





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ambittles
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2 days 15 hrs
to tighten


Explanation:
anwinden = anziehen, to tighten something

Hope this will help you.




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Michaela Müller
Germany
Local time: 21:55
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 32
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May 15, 2005 - Changes made by Marcus Malabad:
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