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English to Chinese translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering
English term or phrase:premise
Regardless of the Supplies' destination, delivery is deemed effective by ABB or its subcontractors if the Supplies do not transit via ABB premises, even if the assembly and/or commissioning is performed by ABB at the Customer’s premises.
@Lesley: Are you telling us that "(正式)前提" is definitely suitable for the context "via ABB premises" or "at the Customer's premises"? Should that be the case, people who understand Chinese would definitely doubt your language competence in Chinese.
Helen Li Singapore Local time: 04:57 Native speaker of: Chinese
15 mins confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
Explanation: Premises 一般使用复数，意思是“厂房”或“建筑设施”。
Wenjer Leuschel Taiwan Local time: 04:57 Native speaker of: Chinese PRO pts in category: 128
17 hrs confidence:
premise 和 premises
Explanation: premises = 1 the buildings and land that a property or business consists of 建筑物及其周围的土地 eg I have warned you before to keep off my premises! 我以前曾警告过你不要进入我的领地! The company is moving to new premises. 该公司打算迁入新的地址. 2 on the premises = in the building 在屋内 eg No smoking on the premises, please! 在屋内请勿吸烟.
premise = fml a statement or idea that you consider is true and on which you base your reasoning. (正式)前提 eg The law is based on the premise that people are innocent until they are proved to be guilty. 该法规的前提是人在证明有罪之前是无辜的.
chica nueva Local time: 08:57 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in category: 37