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14:24 Apr 15, 2005
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs / certificate
English term or phrase: Witness to mark
Aparece en la parte final correspondiente a las firmas de un "Revenue Collector's Receipt" de Nigeria junto a "Signature or mark of payer", "Signature of revenue collector" y "Occupation of witness".
Julio Carabias
Local time: 16:20

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5testigo que da fe de la firma con una cruz
Claudia Luque Bedregal
3 +2testigo del signo (o de la imposición del signo)



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witness to mark
testigo del signo (o de la imposición del signo)

Forma de firma utilizada por personas que no saben escribir.

Es lo único que se me ocurre, ya que antes dice "Signature or mark of payer", es decir, Firma o signo del pagador.

Te copio abajo lo que es una firma mediante signo o señal.

"Signature by Mark

17. "Signature" or "subscription" includes mark when the signer or subscriber cannot write, such signer's or subscriber's name being written near the mark by a witness who writes his own name near the signer's or subscriber's name; but a signature or subscription by mark can be acknowledged or can serve as a signature or subscription to a sworn statement only when two witnesses so sign their own names thereto."

Saludos, Sery

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agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
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  -> Gracias, gaby

agree  Christina Courtright
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witness to mark
testigo que da fe de la firma con una cruz

otra opción.

según el Oxford English Spanish Dictionary "to mark" (on document) significa "firmar con una cruz"

Claudia Luque Bedregal
Local time: 16:20
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