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01:05 Mar 3, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
German term or phrase: Hosenaufgang
Masstabelle - Schrittlange - Hosenaufgang
Elissaveta Toteva
Local time: 11:04

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5outseam length
Gisela Greenlee
3outer length of a trouser (pant) leg
Johanna Timm, PhD

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outer length of a trouser (pant) leg

Given the meagre context and the terms Masstabelle, Schrittlänge, I would venture that this refers to the outer length measurement of the trouser leg, as opposed to the inside length measurement (" Schrittlänge")

    Reference: http://www.gewandnaeherin.de/hose.html
Johanna Timm, PhD
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outseam length

The measurement of the length from the outside is called outseam length, the inside is the inseam length.

Gisela Greenlee
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