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01:38 Jul 4, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Science - Geology
Portuguese term or phrase: lindeira
...fazem das regiões lindeiras das an´telcises zonas de muito grande potencial para depósitos plutõnicos profundos por diferenciação e sedimentação magmática tanto nas áreas intra bacias como sob as estruturas .......
Ricardo --
Local time: 20:28
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1borderline
Mary Palmer
4 +1bordering
Marcos Antonio
5 -1limitrophe
Joon Oh
4contiguous
Carlos Quandt
3abutting
transl8_2


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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
contiguous


Explanation:
sug,

Carlos Quandt
Brazil
Local time: 21:28
Native speaker of: Portuguese
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21 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
borderline


Explanation:
sug

Mary Palmer
United States
Local time: 20:28
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8

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agree  rhandler
10 hrs
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): -1
limitrophe


Explanation:
sug. also

Joon Oh
Brazil
Local time: 20:28
Native speaker of: Native in KoreanKorean, Native in PortuguesePortuguese

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  kashew: But the asker wants English!
15 hrs
  -> limitrophe is English!
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7 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
bordering


Explanation:
Opção.

- lindeiro = limítrofe= bordering , adjacent - adjoining (Dic. Port/Ing - Ing/Port - Leonel Vallandro)

Marcos Antonio
Local time: 20:28
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese

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agree  kashew: !
10 hrs
  -> Obrigado, kashew. Um bom final de semana.
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23 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
abutting


Explanation:
Embora não tenha encontrado em nenhum glossário P>I -- confiável, ou não-tanto... -- depois de muiiiiiiita procura em três das minhas áreas preferidas (construção de rodovias - meio ambiente - ecologia), cheguei a esse termo:

abutting = lindeiro

abut - lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "
http://www.thefreedictionary.com/abut


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Local time: 20:28
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 11
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Jul 4, 2008 - Changes made by Peter Shortall:
FieldSocial Sciences » Science


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