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COLEGIZE / COLLEGIZE

Spanish translation: colegiar (Formar/inscribirse en una asociación profesional)

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:COLLEGIZE
Spanish translation:colegiar (Formar/inscribirse en una asociación profesional)
Entered by: Christine Walsh
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16:53 Nov 28, 2008
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general) / Crossborder insolvency
English term or phrase: COLEGIZE / COLLEGIZE
Lawyers in a conference were having a general discussion on the subject matter and the term COLLEGIZE came up by one of them. No specific explanation on what they meant. Thank you.
Erick Forero
Local time: 05:18
colegiar
Explanation:
with the meaning of forming some type of association.
Selected response from:

Christine Walsh
Local time: 07:18
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
2 +2colegiar
Christine Walsh
Summary of reference entries provided
collegize
Stella Lamarque
ColegiarMónica Sauza

Discussion entries: 1





  

Answers


12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +2
colegize / collegize
colegiar


Explanation:
with the meaning of forming some type of association.

Christine Walsh
Local time: 07:18
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 52
Grading comment
Selected automatically based on peer agreement.
Notes to answerer
Asker: Actually not. The term came from the U.S. lawyers during their discussion.


Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mónica Sauza
2 hrs
  -> Thanks, Monica. I was just guessing, you found the evidence!

agree  Richard Boulter: I found some support too, after you'd provided the underlying meaning.
23 hrs
  -> Many thanks, Richard
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Reference comments


2 hrs
Reference: collegize

Reference information:
.. this is the only coherent reference I found


    library.marist.edu/archives/Circle/1973/1973_4_12.pdf -
Stella Lamarque
Uruguay
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 56

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
neutral  Christine Walsh: There were plenty of incoherent ones though, weren't there? Thanks
38 mins
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2 hrs peer agreement (net): +2
Reference: Colegiar

Reference information:
Diccionario de la lengua española © 2005 Espasa-Calpe S.A., Madrid:
colegiar
tr. Inscribir a alguien en un colegio profesional. También prnl.
prnl. Reunirse en colegio los individuos de una misma profesión o clase:
los inspectores de Hacienda están pensando en colegiarse.
Afiliarse, inscribirse alguien en un colegio profesional:
si no te colegias no podrás ejercer.
♦ Se conj. como cambiar.

Mónica Sauza
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 142

Peer comments on this reference comment (and responses from the reference poster)
agree  Christine Walsh: Exactly
33 mins
  -> ;o)
agree  Richard Boulter: Gee, I learned another new word in English. Great to be in Kudos! eehhh... Kudos, All!
21 hrs
  -> ;o)
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Dec 12, 2008 - Changes made by Christine Walsh:
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