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Saying in original language: die eine Hand wäscht die andere
English translation of the saying: the one hand washes the other
Language: German
Meaning in English: This is basically meant as explanation of how fruitful partnerships work. "I will do you favour, and at another time you will do me favour". It can also be interpreted in that way, that people with different knowhow / expertise can very well complement each other.
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