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Amfibiebilen

English translation: amphibious car

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Swedish term or phrase:Amfibiebilen
English translation:amphibious car
Entered by: Sven Petersson
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19:32 Oct 8, 2000
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
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Swedish term or phrase: Amfibiebilen
Amfibiebilen ärver både från bil och båt.

Is this the same as a "hovercraft"?
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 20:20
amphibious car
Explanation:
No, it is not a hoovercraft. It is, when operated on the water, a displacement boat.
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Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 05:20
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nathe amphibious car, the amphibious vehicleRandi Stenstrop
naamphibious car
Sven Petersson


  

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2 hrs
amphibious car


Explanation:
No, it is not a hoovercraft. It is, when operated on the water, a displacement boat.


    Norstedts.
Sven Petersson
Sweden
Local time: 05:20
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in EnglishEnglish
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3 hrs
the amphibious car, the amphibious vehicle


Explanation:
Please note that in the Scandinavian languages the definite article is suffixed to the noun.

(There are two genders: common and neuter. -en is the common-gender article; -et is the neuter article.)

Randi Stenstrop
Local time: 05:20
Native speaker of: Native in DanishDanish
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