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English translation: track race

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Norwegian term or phrase:banelop
English translation:track race
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00:24 Nov 2, 2003
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Norwegian term or phrase: banelop
800m banelop.



It's a text about runners.
xxxvrede
Local time: 23:32
800m track race
Explanation:
"Bane" in this context would be "track". The "o" in "lop" should actually have a slash through it, but I can't make that on my own computer at the moment.

You could probably even just call it "the 800 metres" and people would know pretty much what you mean.
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Rowan Morrell
New Zealand
Local time: 14:32
Grading comment
Thank you.

Luís
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800m track race


Explanation:
"Bane" in this context would be "track". The "o" in "lop" should actually have a slash through it, but I can't make that on my own computer at the moment.

You could probably even just call it "the 800 metres" and people would know pretty much what you mean.

Rowan Morrell
New Zealand
Local time: 14:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 99
Grading comment
Thank you.

Luís

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Richard Lawson: Also confirmed by Idrettsordboka, Olav Hem, Universitetsforlaget 1996
9 hrs
  -> Thanks Richard.
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