signal spillage / spillover

17:53 Aug 10, 2018
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Telecom(munications) / radiofrecuencia
English term or phrase: signal spillage / spillover
Se trata de cuando las señales de radiofrecuencia emitdas por una empresa (por ejemplo, de celulares) traspasan las fronteras de los países (o cualquier área objetivo).
Aimee Butler
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4 +2desbordamiento
Robin Levey



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spillage / spillover

The correct term in English, defined by the ITU/UIT many decades ago, is "overspill".
The concept is explained here:
The usual translation in Spanish is: desbordamiento de señal/de cobertura.


"se pueden recibir dichas señales por desbordamiento"

Robin Levey
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agree  lorenab23: Yes :-)
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agree  Juan Gil: Tiene razón. Este es el término.
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