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general foreman (builder)

Spanish translation: capataz general

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English term or phrase:general foreman (builder)
Spanish translation:capataz general
Entered by: desdelaisla
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10:02 Dec 1, 2003
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase: general foreman (builder)
Hola a todos,

Una pregunta facilita, más que nada por asegurarme. ¿Qué os parece "capataz general (de obra)" como traducción? ¿se os ocurre algo mejor? es sólo la profesión, no tengo más contexto.

Besos de lunes gris,

Maya
desdelaisla
Local time: 22:40
capataz general
Explanation:
Oxford

foreman / "fO:rm@n / n (pl -men / -m@n /)
1 (supervisor) capataz m

de acuerdo contigo

Mike :)
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Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 16:40
Grading comment
¡muchas gracias por la confirmación! y un caluroso abrazo a todos
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +14capataz general
Michael Powers (PhD)


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +14
capataz general


Explanation:
Oxford

foreman / "fO:rm@n / n (pl -men / -m@n /)
1 (supervisor) capataz m

de acuerdo contigo

Mike :)

Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 16:40
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 218
Grading comment
¡muchas gracias por la confirmación! y un caluroso abrazo a todos

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Rosa Diez Tagarro
5 mins
  -> gracias, Rosa - Mike :)

agree  Stefan Wollinger
11 mins
  -> gracias, Stefan - Mike :)

agree  Elvira Schmid
11 mins
  -> gracias, prompt - Mike :)

agree  Cristina Echegoyen
15 mins
  -> gracias, Cristina - Mike :)

agree  xxxxavi65
32 mins

agree  gnomo
1 hr

agree  Maria Lorenzo
1 hr

agree  María Sanz
1 hr

agree  Sp-EnTranslator: En Rep. Dominicana le llamamos "maestro de obras'
2 hrs

agree  Carolina Abarca-Camps: en méxico también lo llamamos "maestro de obras"
2 hrs

agree  Hector Aires: En Argentina Capataz general
3 hrs

agree  David Russi
3 hrs

agree  purificaci: Yo creo que sería más adecuado "capataz jefe"
7 hrs

agree  NoraBellettieri
11 hrs
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