Glossary: European Union & international affairs, industry, trade, development aid, employment, social affairs, education & training, transport
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naamtoetsing ? see Plant Variety Office / nacelle de sauvetage = rescue capsule: cigar-shaped shell sent down boreholes to bring up one man at a time (coalm.) / nachführbar = movable (fume extractors e.g.) / nail gun (building) / nachgelagert = downstream of (a production sector e.g.) / Nagelpistole = nail gun (constr.) / nappe au toit = (gas) accumulation under the roof (coalm.)
/ Naßzelle = wet cell (battery) / National Safety Council (USA) / European Year of Nature Conservation (CoE; 1970, 1995) / nebeln = atomize (hort.) / Nebenbeschäftigung = sideline job / Nebengestein = country rock (geol.) / Newly Independent States see Commonwealth of Independent States / Nickelmatte = nickel matte (metal.) / Niederflurbus = low-entry bus, "kneeling bus" (transport) / nitinol = alloy of tin and titanium; deforms with temperature, useful to make body implants / deuxième niveau = second-tier (bank, institution) / Niveauverschiebungseffekt = displacement effect (Peacock & Wiseman, fin.) / noeud = node (EDP) / normo-évaluant = normal reporter (survey) / notes-guide = guidance notes / notice = entry, record (IT: cataloguing) / acte de notoriété = affidavit (as to matters of public knowledge) (ITI) / Notpförtner = temporary reception building, hut / Notstandsplan = contingency plan (disease, disaster) / Nuclear Installations Inspectorate (UK) / Nullmessung = baseline measurement / clivage numérique (also fossé numérique, fracture numérique) = digital divide / numérisation = digitization, digital imaging / Nut und Feder = tongue and groove (joinery) /


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