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Polish translation: angielskie jednostki miary

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English term or phrase:imperial measures
Polish translation:angielskie jednostki miary
Entered by: Jacek Krankowski
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03:51 Aug 13, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: imperial measures
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angielskie jednostki miary
Explanation:
(Tak naprawde, to nie tylko "angielskie", ale i "Zjednoczonego Krolestwa W. Brytanii i Irlandii Pln.")
np. angielska uncja, galon, cetnar, jard, "pint", mila funt

imperial= (of non-metric weights and measures) used or formerly used by statute in the UK. They are often of great antiquity, but until defined by Parliament they often varied from place to place.
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na +1angielskie jednostki miaryJacek Krankowski
na"miary angielskie (obowiązujące w Wielkiej Brytanii)"Leszek Bogdanski


  

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angielskie jednostki miary


Explanation:
(Tak naprawde, to nie tylko "angielskie", ale i "Zjednoczonego Krolestwa W. Brytanii i Irlandii Pln.")
np. angielska uncja, galon, cetnar, jard, "pint", mila funt

imperial= (of non-metric weights and measures) used or formerly used by statute in the UK. They are often of great antiquity, but until defined by Parliament they often varied from place to place.


    The Oxford Encyclopedic English Dictionary
Jacek Krankowski
PRO pts in pair: 2960

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agree  Robert Pranagal: Jacek is absolutely right
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"miary angielskie (obowiązujące w Wielkiej Brytanii)"


Explanation:
imperial - angielski, obowiązujący w Wielkiej Brytanii (o miarach i wagach)
np. imperial gallon - galon angielski
Imperial Standard Yard - jard angielski

Pozdrawiam,
Leszek

Leszek Bogdanski
Local time: 14:09
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in pair: 16
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