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surface to air missile*

Italian translation: missile superficie/aria

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English term or phrase:surface to air missile
Italian translation:missile superficie/aria
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05:13 Mar 26, 2001
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Military / Defense
English term or phrase: surface to air missile*
in contesto militare, naturalmente

Grazie e saluti

Paola
CLS Lexi-tech
Local time: 00:27
missile terra-aria, missile superficie-aria
Explanation:
PICCHI
surface-to-air
/\'sF:fKstUe@}/ a (arm) superficie-aria, terra-aria
1 a surface-to-air missile un missile superficie-aria.

sotto missile però dice:
missile terra-aria surface-to-air missile
e poi
missile acqua-aria surface-to-air missile.


il RAGAZZINI dà solo:
missile terra-aria

il MCGRAWHILL dà solo:
surface-to-air missile
[MIL] missile superficie-aria
A guided missile designed to be fired at an airborne target from the ground or from the deck of a surface ship; examples include Bomarc, Hawk, Nike, Talos, Tartar, Terrier, and Wizard. Abbreviated SAM.

bah


Selected response from:

Ilde Grimaldi
Local time: 06:27
Grading comment
Grazie a tutti per le ricerche e per la completezza della risposte. Personalmente ho sempre tradotto "superficie aria" perche' si trattava sempre di navi o altre installazioni non di terra.

Buon lavoro

Paola L M

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Summary of answers provided
namissile terrra-aria
Roberta Anderson
namissile terra-aria, missile superficie-aria
Ilde Grimaldi
namissile terra-ariaRobbie
namissili superficie-ariaRobbie
namissile terra-aria, missile superficie-aria
Brigitte Gendebien
namissile superficie ariaGiovanna Massari
namissile terra-aria
Francesco Volpe


  

Answers


20 mins
missile terra-aria


Explanation:
è l'unica spiegazione che trovo

Francesco Volpe
Italy
Local time: 06:27
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20 mins
missile terra-aria, missile superficie-aria


Explanation:
ground-to-air missile: missile terra-aria
ground-to-air missile; surface-to-air missile: missile terra-aria; missile superficie-aria
G/A = ground-to-air : terra/aria(G/A)
A/G = air-to-ground : aria/terra(A/G)
air-to-ground : aria-terra
(EuroDicAutom)


    Reference: http://www.non.it/if/MISONO.html
    Reference: http://sl.sports.com/it/gallery/2_91_782_photo.html
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 06:27
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24 mins
missile superficie aria


Explanation:
Alla luce delle considerazioni dei colleghi e in particolare di Paola, direi che è più preciso superficie aria, che terra aria.
Appena scopro perché l'hanno utilizzato parlando di trasporti, ve lo faccio sapere... io non lo userei!
gio

Giovanna Massari
Local time: 06:27
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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57 mins
missili superficie-aria


Explanation:
surface
1. A two-dimensional extent; the outside or superficies of any body; especially, the surface of the earth, either land or water, used in combinations as surface-to-air, etc.
Credo che dire terra-aria possa escludere per esempio la contraerea della marina militare.


    Reference: http://www.unimondo.org/oscar/1997/14_001.html
Robbie
Local time: 06:27
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1 hr
missile terra-aria


Explanation:
Nel frattempo ho trovato questa abbreviazione su un sito che si chiama gruppo Mangusta. Vedi reference qui sotto.
SAM -- abbr. Surface to Air Missile. Missile Terra-aria.




    Reference: http://www.pvicombat.net/termini.html
Robbie
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4 hrs
missile terrra-aria


Explanation:
all'epoca della guerra del golfo, in tutti i telegiornali e i giornali si parlava di missili terra-aria, mentre non ricordo aver mai sentito parlare di missili superficie-aria.

Roberta Anderson
Italy
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5 hrs
missile terra-aria, missile superficie-aria


Explanation:
PICCHI
surface-to-air
/\'sF:fKstUe@}/ a (arm) superficie-aria, terra-aria
1 a surface-to-air missile un missile superficie-aria.

sotto missile però dice:
missile terra-aria surface-to-air missile
e poi
missile acqua-aria surface-to-air missile.


il RAGAZZINI dà solo:
missile terra-aria

il MCGRAWHILL dà solo:
surface-to-air missile
[MIL] missile superficie-aria
A guided missile designed to be fired at an airborne target from the ground or from the deck of a surface ship; examples include Bomarc, Hawk, Nike, Talos, Tartar, Terrier, and Wizard. Abbreviated SAM.

bah




Ilde Grimaldi
Local time: 06:27
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Grazie a tutti per le ricerche e per la completezza della risposte. Personalmente ho sempre tradotto "superficie aria" perche' si trattava sempre di navi o altre installazioni non di terra.

Buon lavoro

Paola L M
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May 9, 2005 - Changes made by Ilde Grimaldi:
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