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11:35 Feb 9, 2009
Greek to English translations [PRO]
Science - Education / Pedagogy
Greek term or phrase: πρόκριμα
τα εμπόδια είναι πάρα πολλά και αυτή η προτυπική συνεργασία του οργανισμού αποτελεί και ένα πρόκριμα και ένα θετικό πρόσημο για τη δυνατότητα συνεργασίας, παρά το εγγενές των δυσκολιών.
Local time: 18:42
English translation:precursor
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Michael Iakovides
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    Reference: http://www.in.gr/dictionary/lookup.asp?Word=precursor
Michael Iakovides
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Δεν μεταφράζεται εύκολα. Χωρίς να διαφωνήσω με το "precursor", θα βάλω τις προτάσεις μου:

Η πρώτη μου σκέψη ήταν "prefiguring", π.χ. "a prefiguring of what is to come".

Εδώ όμως, ίσως ταιριάζει καλύτερα το "blueprint":
"serves as a blueprint (for) ..."

(ή "template")

Dylan Edwards
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