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11:47 Nov 11, 2013
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: Spike (Journalism)

Would anybody happen to know what the term for this is in Spanish?

Here is an explanation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spike_(journalism)

Thanks in advance.
Vanessa Amessa
Local time: 16:33

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4retener la publicación
Luis Antonio de Larrauri
Mónica Algazi



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spike (journalism)
retener la publicación

Since it has a very low frequency of ocurrence in English, as the author of the article ackowledges, I don't think there is a specific coined term in Spanish. I would go for a small paraphrase, like the one proposed.

Some examples of usage:
La investigación biomédica y sus laberintos
Luis Carlos Silva Ayçaguer - 2008 - ‎Education
... suficientemente cauteloso sobre su validez y aplicabilidad como para retener la publicación de todos sus trabajos mientras sus dudas no fueran disipadas.

Autorregulación de la prensa: una aproximación ético-jurídica a la ...
Ernesto Villanueva - 2002 - ‎Language Arts & Disciplines
... quebrantar la práctica saludable de la prensa implica retener la publicación de ... la verdad, la veracidad y la objetividad informativa a) Información correcta.

Luis Antonio de Larrauri
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spike (journalism)

O, en lenguaje más formal, "vetar".

Mónica Algazi
Local time: 12:33
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