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 English term or phrase: figure amount Spanish translation: cantidad fija Entered by:

 19:13 Nov 6, 2003
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
 English term or phrase: figure amount Fix quantity for most of the employees based on revenue. 17 employees including management have a bonus depending on business results. The bonus is a figure amount.
 Local time: 07:21
 monto de valor determinado o fijo Explanation:Bonificación de un valor determinado, a diferencia de una bonificación calculada como porcentaje de utilidades o ventas.
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Ernesto Samper Nieto
Colombia
Local time: 00:21
 Perfecto. Gracias por su valiosa ayuda en mis dos preguntas. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

4 +2monto de valor determinado o fijo
 Ernesto Samper Nieto
5importe en cifras
 Alicia Jordá
 María Teresa Taylor Oliver
 jeroni

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Explanation:
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figure
4 (= numeral) cifra f
how did you arrive at these figures? ¿cómo has llegado a estas cifras?
we want inflation brought down to single figures queremos que la inflación baje a menos del diez por cien
5 figures
(= statistics) estadísticas fpl; datos mpl
(= calculations) cálculos mpl
he\'s always been good at figures siempre se le han dado bien los números; siempre se le ha dado bien la aritmética
6 (= amount)
[of money] cifra f; suma f
(= number)
[of items] cifra f; número m
what sort of figure did you have in mind? ¿qué cifra or suma tenías en mente?
I wouldn\'t like to put a figure on it no quisiera dar una cifra
some estimates put the figure as high as 20,000 dead algunos cálculos dan una cifra or un número de hasta 20.000 muertos

 María Teresa Taylor OliverPanamaLocal time: 00:21Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 2023

3 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
monto de valor determinado o fijo

Explanation:
Bonificación de un valor determinado, a diferencia de una bonificación calculada como porcentaje de utilidades o ventas.

 Ernesto Samper NietoColombiaLocal time: 00:21Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 880
 Perfecto. Gracias por su valiosa ayuda en mis dos preguntas.

agree  María Teresa Taylor Oliver: ¡Buena explicación! No tenía del todo claro el concepto, porque una cantidad es obvio que es en cifras, pero ahora sí comprendo! :)
 2 mins

agree
 31 mins

3 mins   confidence:

Explanation:
en contraposición a un porcentaje.

 jeroniLocal time: 07:21Native speaker of: Spanish, CatalanPRO pts in pair: 12

4 mins   confidence:
importe en cifras

Explanation:
otra manera de decirlo, saludos

 Alicia JordáLocal time: 07:21Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 1854

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