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verb coll. w. "audit"

to do an audit

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Räumlichkeiten (can also include the grounds)

premises (always plural)

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Einrichtungen (Ordination)

facilities

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Gerätschsaften (alle Geräte)

equipment

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kontrollieren (ff)

to check (NOT "control") also "to go through his books" - e.g. " We went througn his procedures"

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Abläufe (in der Ordi)

procedures

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what does "control" mean?

steuern (Flugzeug, Auto, etc.)

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nicht mehr bestehend (Gesetz)

defunct "d-Funct"

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Schritt für Schritt

one step at a time (carefully)

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sicher (vom Wissen her)

sure / certain (about)

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anwendbar (Gesetz)

applicable

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Stichprobe (+verb coll.)

spot check (to carry out)

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stichprobenartiges Beispiel (Probe)

random sample

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Umfrage

survey

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Marke (Substitution)

stamp / seal

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Bläschen

blisters

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Milz

spleen

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vergrössert (Organ)

enlarged / distended (formal)

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Pharmazeuten

pharmacists

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Pharmazeutika

pharmaceuticals

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Medikamente

medicines / drugs / medication (no Pl.)

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Drogen

drugs (recreational, illegal, hard, etc.)

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Erholung

recreation

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chemical (pr.)

KEM-i-kal

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Badesalz

bath salts

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erfasst (legal)

covered by the law

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Säckchen (Drogen)

"baggies"

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haluzinatorisch

halucinogenic

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syntetische Drogen

legal highs / legal synthetic drugs, substancea

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großzügig

kind, generous

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süß, lieb, herzig

sweet

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nett (Person) (sehr nett)

a nice person (she's very nice)

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freundlich

friendly

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komisch (fremd)

odd, strange

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kennelernen

to meet

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prep. coll. w. "interested"

interested in

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insel mentalität / engstirnig

insular

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Introducing yourself

Me: Good afternoon, may I introduce myself. My name is Julia Horak.
Other: How do you do.
Me: How do you do. (as you take his/her hand)
Alternatives: I'd ike to introduce myself...
Let me introduce myself...
Alt. to "how do you do" is "(very) nice to meet you"

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What does "how do you do" mean?

Nice to meet you (first meeting)

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What does "how are you?" mean?

Wie geht's?

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Introducting someone else

May I introduce you. This is...
I'd like to inrtroduce you to...

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In welchem Bereich arbeiten Sie?

What field are you in?

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Was machen Sie beruflich?

What do you do?

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Bei welcher Firma sind Sie?

What company are you with?

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Was machen Sie hier in Wien?

What brings you to Vienna?