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Italian translation: il barile del maiale

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English term or phrase:pork-barrel
Italian translation:il barile del maiale
Entered by: Francesco D'Alessandro
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12:13 Apr 22, 2001
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: pork-barrel
There was the place for the water-pail, pork-barrel, and wash-basin, and generally a
dingy pack of cards left on a log.
Laura Gentili
Italy
Local time: 23:45
il barile del maiale
Explanation:
o il maiale in barile.
A quel tempo non c'erano i frigoriferi, la carne di maiale veniva conservata sotto sale in un barile
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Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 22:45
Grading comment
Grazie a tutti e due.
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nasono d'accordo
CLS Lexi-tech
nail barile del maiale
Francesco D'Alessandro


  

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21 mins
il barile del maiale


Explanation:
o il maiale in barile.
A quel tempo non c'erano i frigoriferi, la carne di maiale veniva conservata sotto sale in un barile

Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 22:45
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 1056
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Grazie a tutti e due.
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59 mins
sono d'accordo


Explanation:
spesso si parla semplicemente di "pork" ma va tradotto con "carne di maiale sotto sale"
la carne di maiale non salata era il "clear pork".
L'espressione e' oggigiorno sinonimo di "bustarella" qualcuno che fa la cresta, "pork-barrelling".
saluti
paola l m


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Local time: 17:45
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 2228
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