הנע והמתן

English translation: Start and standby

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Hebrew term or phrase:הנע והמתן
English translation:Start and standby
Entered by: Gad Kohenov

18:56 Sep 22, 2011
Hebrew to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Military / Defense / stage of alert
Hebrew term or phrase: הנע והמתן
Anyone have a good translation for this stage of alert or preparedness --

Get ready and wait?

Thanks!
Mary Jane Shubow
United States
Local time: 00:54
Start and standby
Explanation:
start the engine and standby

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Gad Kohenov
Israel
Local time: 10:54
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Summary of answers provided
4Waiting with the engine ticking over / on standby
Ty Kendall
3Start and standby
Gad Kohenov


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46 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
Waiting with the engine ticking over / on standby


Explanation:
Meirs has done most the work for me, but I think either of these two phrases would be possible.

Ty Kendall
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:54
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 60
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
Start and standby


Explanation:
start the engine and standby

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Gad Kohenov
Israel
Local time: 10:54
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Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in HebrewHebrew
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