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Høydeforskjell

English translation: drop

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Norwegian term or phrase:høydeforskjell
English translation:drop
Entered by: Morten Narboe
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04:21 Mar 15, 2001
Norwegian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Norwegian term or phrase: Høydeforskjell
Det dreier seg om en skiheis med "1600 m lengde og 400 m hydeforskjell."

Burde ikke vre s vanskelig, men ordbkene mine har ingen forslag.
Morten Nrbe
Drop
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Morten Narboe
Local time: 12:48
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Thanks to you who answered my question, I really appreciate it. However, I've chosen a different answer that suits this particular text better.

Cheers!

Morten Nærbøe
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Summary of answers provided
naDrop
Morten Narboe
naheight difference
Andy Bell
nadifference in altitude
Sven Petersson


  

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1 hr
difference in altitude


Explanation:
Standard translation.


    Norstedts and Babylon.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 12:48
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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3 days 6 hrs
height difference


Explanation:
Høydeforskjell= height difference.
so therefore "1600m length and 400m height difference".

This doesn't make so much sense within the sentence - but perhaps does within the text in whole.

Hope this helps



Andy Bell
Local time: 19:48
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3 days 20 hrs
Drop


Explanation:
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    Ski resort info on the web
Morten Narboe
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Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
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