runted pigs

Spanish translation: cerdos retrasados

13:08 Apr 18, 2005
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Livestock / Animal Husbandry
English term or phrase: runted pigs
Son los cerdos de un lote que van quedando flacos y normalmente se descartan. En portugués es "refugo"
Francisco Javier Ferrs
Spanish translation:cerdos retrasados
Explanation:
runt o runted pig

Subject Agriculture - Food Industry - Livestock Industry - Fisheries - Bio-industry (AG)
Biology - Biotechnology (BZ)



Definition the smallest of a litter of pigs

Reference Haensch/Haberkamp, Dict. Agriculture
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TERM runt

Reference Haensch/Haberkamp, Dict. Agriculture;Webster

Note {NTE} of pigs



(1)
TERM cerdo retrasado

Reference Haensch/Haberkamp, Diccionario de Agricultura

Note {NTE} puercos

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cerdos retrasados


Explanation:
runt o runted pig

Subject Agriculture - Food Industry - Livestock Industry - Fisheries - Bio-industry (AG)
Biology - Biotechnology (BZ)



Definition the smallest of a litter of pigs

Reference Haensch/Haberkamp, Dict. Agriculture
(1)
TERM runt

Reference Haensch/Haberkamp, Dict. Agriculture;Webster

Note {NTE} of pigs



(1)
TERM cerdo retrasado

Reference Haensch/Haberkamp, Diccionario de Agricultura

Note {NTE} puercos



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