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one-half turn

Italian translation: mezzo giro

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English term or phrase:one-half turn
Italian translation:mezzo giro
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13:05 Aug 6, 2004
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Other
English term or phrase: one-half turn
Twist one-half turn in the direction of the arrows

stupid question, but is there any reason why one-half turn should be un quarto di giro and not mezzo giro?

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xxxA-Z Trans
mezzo giro
Explanation:
girare o fare mezzo giro
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kpi
Local time: 16:36
Grading comment
grazie - non so perché mi faccio venire certi dubbi..
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5 +7mezzo girokpi


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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
mezzo giro


Explanation:
girare o fare mezzo giro

kpi
Local time: 16:36
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 104
Grading comment
grazie - non so perché mi faccio venire certi dubbi..

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  bpedemonte
9 mins

agree  Romina Minucci: anche se poi è un quarto di giro effettivo, puoi dire in generale "mezzo giro"
18 mins

agree  Enrico Olivetti
30 mins

agree  Pnina
1 hr

agree  Greta Baldanzi
5 hrs

agree  gmel117608
10 hrs

agree  Marmar123
4 days
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