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Italian term or phrase:ciac-card
English translation:3D card
Entered by: Rachel Fell
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18:03 Jun 23, 2005
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Italian to English translations [PRO]
Other / children's playthings
Italian term or phrase: ciac-card
plastic coated picture cards which show a different picture depending which angle you view them from - usually just two pictures or views are given; usually children's toys/free gifts
Rachel Fell
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:51
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Summary of answers provided
4 +2hologram cards
carly
4 +1holographic cards (shinies)manducci


Discussion entries: 5





  

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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
hologram cards


Explanation:
aren't they just called holograms? Plenty of hits on google...

carly
Italy
Local time: 12:51
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 24
Grading comment
Thanks, but see my note on differences!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Altrum: Yes like this one: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/arts/3828845.stm
33 mins

agree  manducci: es, this was what first came to my mind. See: www.btinternet.com/~afrancisglelxl/project1.htm
13 hrs
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Comment: Thanks, but see my note on differences!

16 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
holographic cards (shinies)


Explanation:
Just did a quick google search and it seems that the more common term (500+ hits)is holographic cards (more commonly referred to as "shinies" by children themselves, apparently).

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Note added at 16 hrs 41 mins (2005-06-24 10:44:13 GMT)
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http://ciao.co.uk/Harry_Potter_ Trading_Cards


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Note added at 16 hrs 41 mins (2005-06-24 10:44:58 GMT)
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http://ciao.co.uk/Harry_Potter_ Trading_Cards


    ciao.co.uk/Harry_Potter_ Trading_Cards
manducci
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Thanks, Manducci, but see my note on different types above

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agree  Rita Bandinelli
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Comment: Thanks, Manducci, but see my note on different types above




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