grass weed herbicide

11:51 Apr 20, 2005
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Slang / Society
English term or phrase: grass weed herbicide
Vale, "weedkiller" = "herbicida", "herbicide" = herbicida"grass" = "mala hierba" ... ¿¿pero qué es "grass weed herbicide" exactamente??
neilmac
Spain
Local time: 08:50


Summary of answers provided
5mata yuyos; herbicida para los yuyos/malas hierbas
Walter Landesman
4 +1Herbicida para las malas hierbas del pasto
Arcoiris
4grass weed herbicide
Patricia Levin
3herbicida para las malas hierbas
Olga Alex


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herbicida para las malas hierbas


Explanation:
Entiendo que no todos los herbicidas son para las malas hierbas

Olga Alex
Spain
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20 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Herbicida para las malas hierbas del pasto


Explanation:
El herbicida elimina la mala hierba que crece en el pasto (cesped).
weed = mala hierba
weedkiller = herbicida
grass = cersped o pasto

Algunas malas hierbas crecen en otros substratos, como campos de cultivo por ejemplo. En este caso se refiere a uno especifico para las hierbas del pasto o cesped

Arcoiris
Local time: 07:50
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish

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agree  Paula Morabito
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mata yuyos; herbicida para los yuyos/malas hierbas


Explanation:
yuyo.
(Del quechua yuyu, hortaliza).
1. m. Arg., Bol., Chile, Par. y Ur. mala hierba.
2. m. Chile. jaramago



    Reference: http://www.rae.es
Walter Landesman
Uruguay
Local time: 03:50
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grass weed herbicide


Explanation:
"herbicida para yuyos", aparece en paginas de agricultura de diversos paises de america latina, es precisa y no redundante.


    Reference: http://www.antoniucci.com.ar/herramie.htm
    Reference: http://www.infojardin.net/foro_jardineria/viewtopic.php?t=33...
Patricia Levin
United States
Local time: 02:50
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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