KudoZ home » Arabic to English » Medical (general)

تكميلية او مضادة

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
04:30 Mar 30, 2008
This question was closed without grading. Reason: No acceptable answer

Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Arabic term or phrase: تكميلية او مضادة
As in:

في حالة ثبوت الاضرار وفق خبرات طبية اصلية وتكميلية أو مضادة

Any idea as to how to render this? Thanks.
Jacques Saleh
United States
Local time: 08:24
Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
3 +2direct, complementary or contrasting medical expertise (I'd go literal with this one!)Yasser El Helw
4 +1In accordance with conventional, coplementary and preventive medicine
Manal chreidah
4can't we say "Pro or Anti"?Amir Kamel
4plastic or corrective
Mohsin Alabdali
3 +1further or contrastingBubo Coromandus
4(in accordance with medical experience original) and complimentary or contrary
Noha Mostafa
4comlementary and cross practices
hanysalah


  

Answers


18 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
comlementary and cross practices


Explanation:
medical experience

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 19 mins (2008-03-30 04:49:28 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

complementary

hanysalah
Egypt
Local time: 15:24
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

29 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
(in accordance with medical experience original) and complimentary or contrary


Explanation:
The medical experience is described to be original and complimentary or contrary to



Noha Mostafa
Egypt
Local time: 15:24
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

56 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
In accordance with conventional, coplementary and preventive medicine


Explanation:
الطب التكميلي هو preventive medicine
وهو العلاج بالأعشاب وما شابه
أعتقد المقصود بالمضادة هنا
preventive medicine
أي الطب الوقائي
والله أعلم
بالتوفيق ان شاء الله

Manal chreidah
Local time: 15:24
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Arabic

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  natasha stoyanova: You got it 100 percent!
4 hrs
  -> thanks u Natasha
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

57 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
further or contrasting


Explanation:
"contrasting" would mean for instance that a different type of specialist was consulted in order to compare his opinion with that of the original specialist.

Bubo Coromandus
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yasser El Helw: I apologise for stealing the crown jewel :-(
2 hrs
  -> glad to know it was worth stealing! Thanks :-) Deborah
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
plastic or corrective


Explanation:
.

Mohsin Alabdali
Saudi Arabia
Local time: 16:24
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
PRO pts in category: 4
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
direct, complementary or contrasting medical expertise (I'd go literal with this one!)


Explanation:
I apologize for stealing Deborah's jewel: "contrasting".

Yasser El Helw
Local time: 15:24
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 46

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Bubo Coromandus: yes, "direct" is great too
2 hrs
  -> Thank you Deborah :-)

agree  Shog Imas
8 hrs
  -> Thank you Shog :-)
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

2 days9 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
can't we say "Pro or Anti"?


Explanation:


Amir Kamel
Egypt
Local time: 15:24
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search