"letter of marque"

Portuguese translation: carta de corso

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English term or phrase:"letter of marque"
Portuguese translation:carta de corso

13:53 Apr 4, 2005
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Ships, Sailing, Maritime
English term or phrase: "letter of marque"
Encontrei e percebo na perfeição a definição em Inglês, mas não sei qual o equivalente em Português:

Letters of marque
pl.n.
- A document issued by a nation allowing a private citizen to equip a ship with arms in order to attack enemy ships.

Obrigada pela ajuda e disponibilidade! Odete.
OdeteGuimarães
Portugal
Local time: 08:21
carta de corso
Explanation:
E o titular seria o "corsário".
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Jorge Rodrigues
Brazil
Local time: 04:21
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letter of marque
carta de corso


Explanation:
E o titular seria o "corsário".

Jorge Rodrigues
Brazil
Local time: 04:21
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Carlos Angelo: Ou "carta de marca". Do Houaiss: carta de marca - autorização escrita dada por Estado beligerante para que particulares armem seus navios por sua conta e ataquem o inimigo; carta de corso, licença de corso.
1 hr
  -> Obrigado, Carlos.

agree  rhandler
11 hrs
  -> Obrigado, rhandler.
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