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purchase

Italian translation: presa

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English term or phrase:purchase
Italian translation:presa
Entered by: Antonella Grati
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08:00 Nov 6, 2013
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / spirale per embolizzazione
English term or phrase: purchase
Buongiorno,

avrei bisogno di aiuto per capire meglio il significato di *purchase* nel contesto specifico:

The high radial force of the XXX provides strong purchase and stability in large or high-flow vessels.

Grazie!
Antonella
Antonella Grati
United Kingdom
Local time: 16:44
presa
Explanation:
una buona presa
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Federica Borgini
Italy
Local time: 17:44
Grading comment
grazie!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4presa
Federica Borgini
Summary of reference entries provided
presa per far leva
Federica Borgini

  

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presa


Explanation:
una buona presa


    Reference: http://www.proz.com/kudoz/english_to_italian/medical%3A_inst...
Federica Borgini
Italy
Local time: 17:44
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grazie!
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Reference: presa per far leva

Reference information:
Any mechanical hold, or advantage, applied to the raising or removing of heavy bodies, as by a lever, a tackle, capstan, and the like; also, the apparatus, tackle, or device by which the advantage is gained. "A politician, to do great things, looks for a power what our workmen call a purchase." (Burke)


    Reference: http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?purchase
Federica Borgini
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