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have legislation making female genital cutting illegal

Portuguese translation: dispõem de legislação que tornam a circuncisão/excisão genital feminina ilegal

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English term or phrase:have legislation making female genital cutting illegal
Portuguese translation:dispõem de legislação que tornam a circuncisão/excisão genital feminina ilegal
Entered by: Annay Borges
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21:51 Sep 8, 2011
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
English term or phrase: have legislation making female genital cutting illegal
How can it be that extensive genital modifications, including reduction of labial and clitoral tissue, are considered acceptable and perfectly legal in many European countries, while those same societies have legislation making female genital cutting illegal, and the World Health Organization bans even the "pricking" of the female genitals?
Annay Borges
dispõem de legislação que tornam a circuncisão/excisão genital feminina ilegal
Explanation:
espero que ajude :)

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Note added at 9 mins (2011-09-08 22:00:22 GMT)
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há quem também use a expressão de "mutilação genital feminina"
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Mariana Moreira
Portugal
Local time: 07:15
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4 +7dispõem de legislação que tornam a circuncisão/excisão genital feminina ilegal
Mariana Moreira


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +7
dispõem de legislação que tornam a circuncisão/excisão genital feminina ilegal


Explanation:
espero que ajude :)

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Note added at 9 mins (2011-09-08 22:00:22 GMT)
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há quem também use a expressão de "mutilação genital feminina"

Mariana Moreira
Portugal
Local time: 07:15
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Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 726
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obrigada

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ana Mafalda Costa
9 mins
  -> Ana Mafalda, obrigada

agree  Teresa Borges
12 mins
  -> Teresa, obrigada

agree  Rebelo Júnior
18 mins
  -> Rebelo, obrigada

agree  connie leite
22 mins
  -> Connie, obrigada

agree  Paula Borges
1 hr
  -> Paula, obrigada

agree  itineuropa
10 hrs
  -> itineuropa, obrigada

agree  felidaevampire: Spot on, as usual. :)
11 hrs
  -> Felida, obrigada
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