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Material nao Durad de Escrit

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14:45 Aug 2, 2006
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical: Health Care
Portuguese term or phrase: Material nao Durad de Escrit
This is from Mozambique.

This is for hospital & hospital services
Debbie Soto
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5Office stationery
Neil Bailey


  

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Office stationery


Explanation:
The text is abbreviated from 'material nao duradouro de escritorio'.

This term applies to office products that have a (short-term) temporary lifespan and are not usually included in office stocktaking, e.g. pens & pencils, envelopes, printer cartridges that kind of thing - as opposed to office furtniture, computers etc.

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Note added at 16 hrs (2006-08-03 07:13:32 GMT)
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A more general term might be better - in this case perhaps OFFICE SUPPLIES

Example sentence(s):
  • Material não duradouro de escritório: despesas com consumíveis de escritório, de duração inferior a um ano e que não são inventariáveis, tais como esferográficas, lápis, papel, borracha, lâmpadas, marcadores, agrafos, consumíveis para computa

    Reference: http://66.102.9.104/search?q=cache:EQ_ioZXlYVEJ:www.dnpo.gov...
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