VB:

English translation: FW:

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Swedish term or phrase:VB:
English translation:FW:
Entered by: Clare Barnes

09:39 Apr 12, 2006
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Other / pharmaceutical? administrative?
Swedish term or phrase: VB:
The subject field of an email replying to an enquiry to Läkemedelsverket relating to classification as a medical product.

Subject: VB: Klassificering av Firebreak tuggummi
Robin Hardy-King
Local time: 12:58
fwd
Explanation:
It's an abbreviation for forwarded.
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Clare Barnes
Sweden
Local time: 13:58
Grading comment
Thanks!
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Clare Barnes


  

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fwd


Explanation:
It's an abbreviation for forwarded.

Clare Barnes
Sweden
Local time: 13:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 38
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  David Shannon: its simply the abbreviation Swedish e-mail programs use for "vidarebefordrad"
4 hrs
  -> Thank you!

agree  tauvon: Yes, it is the same as FW (isn't it usually without the "d" in the end in the email subject line?)
6 hrs
  -> Yup, you're right! Thanks.

agree  Tim Kynerd: I think the essential point is that it means "forwarded." :-)
14 hrs
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