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Capitania dos Portos

English translation: Port Authority (USA) / Harbour Board (UK)

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Portuguese term or phrase:Capitania dos Portos
English translation:Port Authority (USA) / Harbour Board (UK)
Entered by: Jorge Rodrigues
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07:57 Jul 19, 2005
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Ships, Sailing, Maritime
Portuguese term or phrase: Capitania dos Portos
Minha dúvida: devo ser literal e traduzir algo como "Ports Captainship" ou, em benefício da melhor compreensão, traduzir como "Coast Guard"?
Jorge Rodrigues
Brazil
Local time: 12:25
Port Authority
Explanation:
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Manages bridges, tunnels, airports and transit in New York City and Northern New
Jersey.
www.panynj.gov/

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Note added at 17 mins (2005-07-19 08:15:28 GMT)
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Port Authority of Santos
Official website of Companhia Docas do Estado de São Paulo - Codesp.
www.portodesantos.com/codesp-i.html

Details of: General Santos Port Authority
Port of General Santos, Mindanao Philippines. ... General Santos Port Authority
Port of General Santos, Mindanao Philippines Philippines:General Santos ...
portfocus.com/details/969492276.html
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António Ribeiro
Local time: 01:25
Grading comment
Muito obrigado, António.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
Port Authority


Explanation:
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Manages bridges, tunnels, airports and transit in New York City and Northern New
Jersey.
www.panynj.gov/

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Note added at 17 mins (2005-07-19 08:15:28 GMT)
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Port Authority of Santos
Official website of Companhia Docas do Estado de São Paulo - Codesp.
www.portodesantos.com/codesp-i.html

Details of: General Santos Port Authority
Port of General Santos, Mindanao Philippines. ... General Santos Port Authority
Port of General Santos, Mindanao Philippines Philippines:General Santos ...
portfocus.com/details/969492276.html


António Ribeiro
Local time: 01:25
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Muito obrigado, António.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jrb
6 mins

agree  Améline Néreaud
56 mins

agree  MJ Barber: Harbour Board is the UK version
1 hr

agree  Brigith Guimarães
2 hrs

agree  Henrique Magalhaes
2 hrs

agree  Adriana Portas
2 hrs

agree  rhandler
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