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12:19 Dec 23, 2003
English to Polish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: mark 1 eyeball
we're not
even allowed to look at the cameras with anything but the Mark 1 eyeball
tadream
Local time: 04:20
Polish translation:nagie oko/ nieuzbrojone oko
Explanation:
The Random House Historical Dictionary of American Slang’ defines Mark I: Military – basic, unmodified, or unsurpassable; old-fashioned; in phrase MARK I [, Mods Zero] EYEBALL direct human vision as distinct from radar or a computer display. [[came into play during the 1969 moon landings, which were said to be aided by the ‘Mark I eyeball.’—War Slang by Dickson]]
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Joanna Wachowiak-Finlaison
Malaysia
Local time: 11:20
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5 +4nagie oko/ nieuzbrojone oko
Joanna Wachowiak-Finlaison


  

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nagie oko/ nieuzbrojone oko


Explanation:
The Random House Historical Dictionary of American Slang’ defines Mark I: Military – basic, unmodified, or unsurpassable; old-fashioned; in phrase MARK I [, Mods Zero] EYEBALL direct human vision as distinct from radar or a computer display. [[came into play during the 1969 moon landings, which were said to be aided by the ‘Mark I eyeball.’—War Slang by Dickson]]



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Joanna Wachowiak-Finlaison
Malaysia
Local time: 11:20
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 191

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  pidzej: oko może być gołe, nie nagie
11 mins
  -> fakt, co zreszta golym okiem kazdy widzi;)

agree  xxxabargiel
1 hr
  -> dzieki

agree  Luke2010
2 hrs
  -> dzieki

agree  leff
5 days
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