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Überlandzentrale

English translation: district power station

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German term or phrase:Überlandzentrale
English translation:district power station
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07:55 Apr 4, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
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German term or phrase: Überlandzentrale
Die Avacon AG wurde 1999 durch Fusion unserer ehemaligen Kunden Ferngas Salzgitter, HASTRA und Landesgas mit der Energieversorgung Magdeburg und der Überlandzentrale Helmstedt gegründet.
Haven't a clue what "Überlandzentrale" means!
Krokodil
Germany
Local time: 16:51
district/rural power station
Explanation:
This station is used for long-distance electricity.
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 09:51
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nainter-regional headquarterstaxman
nainter-regional headquarterstaxman
nalong-distance transmission central power stationSerge
nadistrict/rural power station
Kim Metzger


  

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6 mins
district/rural power station


Explanation:
This station is used for long-distance electricity.


    Harper Collins, Muret Sanders
Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 09:51
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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56 mins
long-distance transmission central power station


Explanation:
Compare:
http://www.nap.edu/issues/14.3/munson.htm

www.nemw.org/unleashelec.htm

Hope it can help you.
Best Regards,
Serge

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2 hrs
inter-regional headquarters


Explanation:
Überland deutet offensichtlich auf eine Fähigkeit über mehrere Gebiete zu versorgen, hin. Für Zentralle gäbe es mehrere Möglichkeiten. Da es hier um eine Firma handelt, bin ich auf Headquarters gestossen. Home Office wäre richtig bezüglich eine Versicherungsfirma

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2 hrs
inter-regional headquarters


Explanation:
Überland deutet offensichtlich auf eine Fähigkeit über mehrere Gebiete zu versorgen, hin. Für Zentralle gäbe es mehrere Möglichkeiten. Da es hier um eine Firma handelt, bin ich auf Headquarters gestossen. Home Office wäre richtig bezüglich eine Versicherungsfirma

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