التغبير او التعفير

English translation: Crop Dusting

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Arabic term or phrase:التغبير او التعفير
English translation:Crop Dusting
Entered by: Mona Helal

21:48 Jan 17, 2002
Arabic to English translations [PRO]
Science / cultural operation
Arabic term or phrase: التغبير او التعفير
من غبر يُغبر تغبيرا
عملية زراعيةوهي نثر مواد جافة بقصد المكافحة
ALWALEED
Local time: 18:29
Crop Dusting
Explanation:
Somehow I think the term used here would be "crop dusting".

HTH

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Note added at 2002-01-19 14:15:41 (GMT)
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This should read crop-dusting
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Mona Helal
Local time: 01:29
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Summary of answers provided
4 +2Crop Dusting
Mona Helal
4 +1Dust cropping
Fuad Yahya
4dusting
AhmedAMS


  

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5 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Dust cropping


Explanation:
The process is called dust cropping, as in the following quote:

http://www.biotech-info.net/safety_inspection2.html

"Low input cultivation becomes possible if soybean itself has herbicide resistance and dust cropping is done without complexity."

Fuad



    Reference: http://www.biotech-info.net/safety_inspection2.html
Fuad Yahya
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2542

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alaa Zeineldine
6 days
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22 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
dusting


Explanation:
Dusting is a method of pesticide control in which a dry substance (dust) is applied by spraying (dusting).


    Reference: http://208.156.226.50/definition.taf
AhmedAMS
Russian Federation
Local time: 18:29
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1 day 16 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
Crop Dusting


Explanation:
Somehow I think the term used here would be "crop dusting".

HTH

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Note added at 2002-01-19 14:15:41 (GMT)
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This should read crop-dusting

Mona Helal
Local time: 01:29
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 553
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Fuad Yahya: Both "crop dusting" and "dust cropping" are used, with or without a hyphen.
4 hrs

agree  Alaa Zeineldine
5 days
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