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English translation: nuts

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Spanish term or phrase:frutos secos
English translation:nuts
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18:06 Dec 7, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: frutos secos
Es para la misma traducción.
Irene Cudich
nuts
Explanation:
I always thought that frutos secos were nuts due to warnings "Alergia a Frutos Secos" (nut allergies). I checked and found the translation "nuts" for frutos secos at the site below.
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Kateabc
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Thank you very much!!!
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Summary of answers provided
5 +4nuts
Kateabc
5nuts and dried fruit
Nikki Graham
4 +1the generic term is "dried produce"
Parrot
5 -1Dried fruitGabriela Tenenbaum
4nuts and seeds
Sheila Hardie
4 -1dry fruitsVirginie Lafage


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): -1
dry fruits


Explanation:
Hasta suerte.



Virginie Lafage
France
Local time: 12:29
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Gabriela Tenenbaum: sorry, it's "dried" and we usually use "fruit", also for the plural form.
8 mins
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9 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): -1
Dried fruit


Explanation:
Hola Irene:

Te envío un enlace.

Saludos #:)


    Reference: http://www.chilnet.cl/rubros/EXPORT14.HTM
Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 07:29
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 113

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Kateabc: frutas secas (dried fruit) is not the same as frutos secos (nuts) here
12 mins
  -> tienes razón! pensé en frutas secas tipo ciruelas o damascos, Sorry Irene!
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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
nuts


Explanation:
I always thought that frutos secos were nuts due to warnings "Alergia a Frutos Secos" (nut allergies). I checked and found the translation "nuts" for frutos secos at the site below.


    Reference: http://www.webarcelona.com/emen.htm
Kateabc
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
Grading comment
Thank you very much!!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Claudia Iglesias
33 mins
  -> Thank Claudia!

agree  Hazel Whiteley: Indeed. Frutos secos is nuts.
10 hrs
  -> Thanks Hazel!

agree  Sheila Hardie: yes, nuts and seeds:)
10 hrs
  -> Thanks SJH!

agree  Rebecca Hendry
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
the generic term is "dried produce"


Explanation:
(nuts & fruits) although this includes beans and lentils as well.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 12:29
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7629

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Lota: I think so. I read about this on some agricultural page in Guatemala
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nuts and dried fruit


Explanation:
is what it gives in Collins, and this is what I would use in your context


    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=%22nuts+and+dried+fruit%22&hl...
Nikki Graham
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:29
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11 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
nuts and seeds


Explanation:
I have always taken frutos secos to mean nuts and things like sunflower and pumpkin seeds etc. No fruit though. Anyway, that's how I have always understood it.

HTH


Sheila


http://www.ciudadfutura.com/remediosnaturales/frutoseco.htm

http://personal2.redestb.es/mnm/

Sheila Hardie
Spain
Local time: 12:29
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