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straight quarter

English translation: consecutive quarter

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English term or phrase:straight quarter
English translation:consecutive quarter
Entered by: Marco Oberto
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16:02 Nov 10, 2003
English to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
English term or phrase: straight quarter
XXX company economic results:

Our company earned its quarterly dividend for the second ***straight quarter*** this year.


Is it an equivalent for ***consecutive quarter*** ?
Marco Oberto
Italy
Local time: 18:04
consecutive quarter
Explanation:
or quarter in a row -- you were right
Selected response from:

ntext
United States
Local time: 11:04
Grading comment
Thanks.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +7consecutive quarterntext


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
consecutive quarter


Explanation:
or quarter in a row -- you were right

ntext
United States
Local time: 11:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 379
Grading comment
Thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  chopra_2002
0 min

agree  RHELLER: second in a row (it's for emphasis)
1 min

agree  gianfranco
6 mins

agree  David Moore
9 mins

agree  David Knowles: opposite of gay quarter?? :-)
9 mins

agree  Rusinterp
9 hrs

agree  airmailrpl: -
12 hrs
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