road kill

10:51 Aug 31, 2000
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: road kill
slang for animals killed by automobiles
Ron Highnote


Summary of answers provided
naSee below
Pau
naanimales atropellados en la carretera
Megdalina
nasee below
Elinor Thomas
naanimal víctima de la carretera
Yolanda Broad


  

Answers


25 mins
animal víctima de la carretera


Explanation:
Sorry--there's no Spanish equivalent, at least not for the countries I'm familiar with (Spain, Mexico). This is the explanatory phrase I located in Termium:

animal víctima de la carretera


    Reference: http://www.termium.com
Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 05:06
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 214
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27 mins
see below


Explanation:
as far as I know there is no slang expression for this in Spanish.

It would be: animales atropellados por automovilistas.

Good luck! :)

Elinor Thomas
Local time: 07:06
Native speaker of: Spanish
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41 mins
animales atropellados en la carretera


Explanation:
Suerte!

Megdalina
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5 hrs
See below


Explanation:
muerte de animales en la carretera.

Pau
Spain
Local time: 11:06
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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