dekksantatt tap

English translation: to cover (an) anticipated loss(es)

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Norwegian term or phrase:dekksantatt tap
English translation:to cover (an) anticipated loss(es)
Entered by: quincey
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15:02 Oct 24, 2005
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
Norwegian term or phrase: dekksantatt tap
again v. unclear!
quincey
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:06
to cover (an) anticipated loss(es)
Explanation:
This is how I'd put it - not unlike Sven's.
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Helen Johnson
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:06
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4 +3to cover (an) anticipated loss(es)
Helen Johnson


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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
to cover (an) anticipated loss(es)


Explanation:
This is how I'd put it - not unlike Sven's.

Helen Johnson
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:06
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 19

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Suzanne Blangsted
2 mins
  -> Thanks, Blangsted!

agree  Per Bergvall: Probably '..for å dekke antatte tap' - but antatt tap is no more a valid accoun ting term than assumed losses . It's forventede tap/anticipated losses, which is why you get the nod...
4 hrs
  -> Never heard assumed, only anticipated losses...but thanks anyway!

agree  Sven Petersson
5 hrs
  -> Thanks, Sven!
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