limestone

Portuguese translation: calcário - 1. adjetivo > calcário; 2. substantivo > pedra calcária ou pedra cal 3. substância química > carbonato de cálcio

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English term or phrase:limestone
Portuguese translation:calcário - 1. adjetivo > calcário; 2. substantivo > pedra calcária ou pedra cal 3. substância química > carbonato de cálcio
Entered by: Bloomfield

01:06 Oct 6, 2013
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / chemical element in water
English term or phrase: limestone
chemical element in water
Bloomfield
United States
Local time: 21:54
calcário
Explanation:
calcário, se for adjetivo.
pedra calcária, se for substantivo.
Vai depender do contexto
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R_Mors
Brazil
Local time: 22:54
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Thanks very much you all, Marcio, Jose, Teresa, Claudio, Paulinho, Mauro, Leonor and, last but not least, R_Mors. Thanks!!
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calcário


Explanation:
calcário, se for adjetivo.
pedra calcária, se for substantivo.
Vai depender do contexto

R_Mors
Brazil
Local time: 22:54
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thanks very much you all, Marcio, Jose, Teresa, Claudio, Paulinho, Mauro, Leonor and, last but not least, R_Mors. Thanks!!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Lumen (X)
7 mins
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agree  Leonor Machado
9 mins
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agree  Mauro Lando: limestone, calalcáreo, é o mineral. A substancia quimia é carbonato de cálcio
36 mins
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agree  Paulinho Fonseca
3 hrs
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agree  Claudio Mazotti: exatamente!
5 hrs
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agree  Teresa Borges
7 hrs
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agree  Jose Manuel Braga
10 hrs
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agree  Márcio Clemente
11 hrs
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