gjenganger

English translation: recurrence

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
Norwegian term or phrase:gjenganger
English translation:recurrence
Entered by: Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun

10:35 Feb 10, 2012
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / elevators for drilling operations
Norwegian term or phrase: gjenganger
[Name of the company] utfører ”stand up for safety meetings” og i 2008 var det en gjenganger på RUHer fallende gjenstander fra elevatorer.
Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
Norway
Local time: 11:19
recurrence
Explanation:
Recurrence is what the word means here, but I would translate the second part of your sentence something like this:
Reporting of unwanted incidents has shown that there has been a recurring incidence of objects falling from elevators.
Selected response from:

eodd
Local time: 10:19
Grading comment
Excellent! Thanks.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
4recurrence
eodd


  

Answers


19 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
recurrence


Explanation:
Recurrence is what the word means here, but I would translate the second part of your sentence something like this:
Reporting of unwanted incidents has shown that there has been a recurring incidence of objects falling from elevators.

eodd
Local time: 10:19
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 27
Grading comment
Excellent! Thanks.
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search