Schiene translation | German-English dictionary

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Schiene

  
Schie•ne      f   , -, -n  
a    rail,   (Med)   splint  
[+von Lineal]  
edge, guide  
[+von Winkelmesser]  
blade  
auf oberster Schiene backen        (im Backofen)    to bake at the top of the oven  
b    Schienen      pl     (Rail)   track    sing  , rails    pl     
aus den Schienen springen      to leave or jump the rails  
Verkehr auf die Schiene(n) verlagern      to transfer traffic onto the rails  
c      (fig)  
auf der politischen Schiene      along political lines  
ein Problem auf der pragmatischen/politischen Schiene lösen      to solve a problem pragmatically/by political means  
auf der emotionalen Schiene      on an emotional level  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
auf oberster Schiene backen exp.
to bake at the top of the oven

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
exp.
to transfer traffic onto the rails
Verkehr auf die Schienen verlagern
exp.
to solve a problem pragmatically/by political means
exp.
along political lines
exp.
on an emotional level
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"Schiene": examples and translations in context
Kurze Übergangsabschnitte zwischen geneigter und vertikaler Schiene sind zulässig. A short transition from inclined rail to vertical rail is permitted.
Unsere Tätigkeit basiert auf der Integrierung der drei Verkehrsträger: Straβe, Schiene, Wasser. Our activity is based on the integration of the three transportation routes: road, rail and water.
Aus allen erdenklichen Gründen brauchen wir mehr denn je die Schiene. For all the reasons that you can imagine, we have more need than ever of the railway.
Dorohusk - Lubelskie - Straße und Schiene Dorohusk - Lubelskie - road and railway border point
Diese zweite Schiene würde keine Vertragsänderungen erfordern. This second track would not require any changes to the treaties.
Sie haben den Verfassungsvertrag wieder auf die Schiene gebracht. You have brought the Constitutional Treaty back on track.
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