Haupteichlösung

English translation: (primary) calibration solution

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German term or phrase:Haupteichlösung
English translation:(primary) calibration solution
Entered by: Chris Pr

04:56 Sep 26, 2019
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals / Analytical Methods
German term or phrase: Haupteichlösung
I cannot provide further details as it is used in a table as a single word.
Eren Kutlu Carnì
Italy
Local time: 12:42
calibration solution
Explanation:
...if a machine or process is the object of discussion.

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Note added at 18 mins (2019-09-26 05:14:21 GMT)
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Of course, if a secondary solution is also involved, then the above term would become 'primary calibration solution'.

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Note added at 5 hrs (2019-09-26 10:03:35 GMT)
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Example: A modern electronic device for measuring the PH value of a liquid would first be 'zeroed' by immersing the probe in a liquid calibration solution.
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Chris Pr
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:42
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3 +4calibration solution
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calibration solution


Explanation:
...if a machine or process is the object of discussion.

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Note added at 18 mins (2019-09-26 05:14:21 GMT)
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Of course, if a secondary solution is also involved, then the above term would become 'primary calibration solution'.

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Note added at 5 hrs (2019-09-26 10:03:35 GMT)
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Example: A modern electronic device for measuring the PH value of a liquid would first be 'zeroed' by immersing the probe in a liquid calibration solution.

Chris Pr
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sanni Kruger: That was the first thing that sprang to my mind, too.
1 hr

agree  Steffen Walter: Yes, use "primary" or "main" as a qualifier if required.
1 hr

agree  Barbara Schmidt: agree - see Steffen's suggestion
3 hrs

agree  Harald Moelzer (medical-translator)
1 day 9 hrs
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