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Portuguese translation: as práticas de concessão de terras

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English term or phrase:homesteading practices
Portuguese translation:as práticas de concessão de terras
Entered by: Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
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12:02 Sep 15, 2007
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English term or phrase: homesteading practices
The land rush metaphor is an expression used to describe homesteading practices in 19th-century America when government policy encouraged individuals to settle the vast American West by making land available at low prices or at no cost. Settlers could lay claim to a parcel of land simply by first occupying it, which inspired a virtual frenzy, a land rush
Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
Brazil
Local time: 19:21
a prática de concessão de terras
Explanation:
... para descrever a prática de concessão de terras...

Homestead - concessão de terras (do governo dos EUA) no século XIX aos colonos por uma pequena taxa, para cultivo.

Homestead Act 1861 – Lei de Concessão de Terras
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Cristina Santos
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:21
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Tks a lot
Bjs
Teresa
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3 +1a prática de concessão de terrasCristina Santos


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
a prática de concessão de terras


Explanation:
... para descrever a prática de concessão de terras...

Homestead - concessão de terras (do governo dos EUA) no século XIX aos colonos por uma pequena taxa, para cultivo.

Homestead Act 1861 – Lei de Concessão de Terras

Cristina Santos
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:21
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 32
Grading comment
Tks a lot
Bjs
Teresa

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Humberto Ribas: Exato, Cristina, ou também homestal (em inglês). Sua confiança poderia ter sido 'highest, I am sure'
3 mins
  -> Obrigada Humberto :)
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