carry on

Portuguese translation: continuar

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English term or phrase:carry on
Portuguese translation:continuar
Entered by: Teresa Bento

22:15 Nov 23, 2006
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
English term or phrase: carry on
The sodium and chloride transport ions are freed to carry on the process
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Os íons de transporte de sódio e cloreto são liberados para carry on o processo
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Não tenho certeza do significado desse CARRY ON
Alguma sugestão?
Seria EXECUTAR o processo? DESENVOLVER o processo?
Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
Brazil
Local time: 15:32
continuar
Explanation:
continuar (abide, continue, endure, go ahead, go along, go on, hold on, keep, keep on, last, lengthen, maintain, proceed, proceed with, progress, prolong, prosecute, run, stay)

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2. Keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions".

3. Continue with one's activities; "I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room".

Source: WordNet 1.7.1 Copyright © 2001 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

http://www.websters-online-dictionary.com/definition/carry o...
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continuar


Explanation:
continuar (abide, continue, endure, go ahead, go along, go on, hold on, keep, keep on, last, lengthen, maintain, proceed, proceed with, progress, prolong, prosecute, run, stay)

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Note added at 3 mins (2006-11-23 22:18:42 GMT)
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2. Keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last; "preserve the peace in the family"; "continue the family tradition"; "Carry on the old traditions".

3. Continue with one's activities; "I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room".

Source: WordNet 1.7.1 Copyright © 2001 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

http://www.websters-online-dictionary.com/definition/carry o...


Teresa Bento
Portugal
Local time: 19:32
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
Grading comment
Gratíssima
T.

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agree  Jorge Freire
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  -> Obrigada, Jorge!

agree  Mariana Moreira
1 hr
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agree  Will Matter
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