social distancing

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10:56 Apr 9, 2020
English to Latvian translations [PRO]
COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Medical (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: social distancing
Definition from Merriam-Webster Dictionary:
The practice of maintaining a greater than usual physical distance from other people or of avoiding direct contact with people or objects in public places during the outbreak of a contagious disease in order to minimize exposure and reduce the transmission of infection.

Example sentence(s):
  • How people across the globe are discussing social distancing Forward
  • Within the last two weeks, the world watched as Hong Kong eased its strict containment policies and saw a swift resurgence in the number of new cases within the country, CNN reported. The U.S. could face a similar situation if Americans don't adhere to social distancing measures for an adequate amount of time, Alessa said. Live Science
  • The only real question is whether we have an adequate handle on exactly where the line is between extreme social distancing and allowing business to continue as normal. Vox
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5sociālā distancēšanās
Kristine Sprula (Lielause)


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sociālā distancēšanās

Definition from Rietumu klīnika:
Sociālā distancēšanās sevī iekļauj izvairīšanos no rokasspiedieniem, atrašanos daudz cilvēku sabiedrībā, kā arī vismaz 2 metru distanci vienam no otra

Example sentence(s):
  • 51% sniedza atbildi, ka stingri ievēro sociālo distancēšanos un citos noteiktos ierobežojumus, 51% arī norādīja, ka pastiprināti mazgā rokas un dezinficē virsmas, 50% atbildēja, ka dodas pastaigāties svaigā gaisā (piemēram, uz jūru vai mežu), savukārt 42% stresa mazināšanai nodarbina sevi ar sadzīves darbiem. -  
  • Pamatojoties uz Ministru kabineta 12. marta rīkojuma Nr. 103 punktā 4.22. ietverto normu, tirgotājiem jāievieš pasākumi sociālās distancēšanās un higiēnas prasību nodrošināšanai tirdzniecības vietās. - Iecavas novads  
  • Cik reāli ir ieviest sociālās distancēšanās ierobežojumus 1,3 miljardu cilvēku apdzīvotā valstī? - Latvijas Sabiedriskie Mediji  
Kristine Sprula (Lielause)
Local time: 17:01
Native speaker of: Native in LatvianLatvian
PRO pts in category: 60
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