lips

18:14 Dec 17, 2013
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English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Food & Drink / Fleischportionierer
English term or phrase: lips
"Some common defects in portioned fresh products are: lips, tails, knock-out cup markings and rough edges (product contour sharpness)."

Es geht weiter um den Fleischportionierer z.B. für Hamburger. "Meine" Maschine macht natürlich keine "Lips", aber wie heißt das auf Deutsch?
Elke Fehling
Local time: 19:50


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2Ränder
Yorkshireman


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Ränder


Explanation:
I suspect that it means overhanging bits of mince left by inaccurate pressing.

In this case, meaning the minced meat does not overflow around the edges of the pressing "mould" for making hamburgers with this machine - i.e. no cut-offs or wastes are produced.

Many reviews of hamburger presses mention "ausgefranste Ränder" as a problem when pressing the hamburger "patties"

Yorkshireman
Germany
Local time: 19:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 14
Notes to answerer
Asker: Angesichts des Satzes mit "Tails", "Lips" und "rough edges" glaube ich, das "Ränder" allein nicht funktioniert. Ich glaube, dass "Lips" das Aussehen der Ränder genauer beschreibt.

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