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Spanish translation: Alcoholemia / Concentración sanguínea de alcohol

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English term or phrase:blood alcohol level
Spanish translation:Alcoholemia / Concentración sanguínea de alcohol
Entered by: xxxElena Sgarbo
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09:52 Sep 5, 2000
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Law/Patents
English term or phrase: blood alcohol level
blood alcohol level (in reference to drinking and driving)
LuAnn
1) Alcoholemia; 2) Concentración sanguínea de alcohol, or:
Explanation:
3) Nivel de alcohol en sangre

Any of the 3 is correct. "Alcoholemia" is more medical.

Suerte
Elena
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Summary of answers provided
naNivel de Alcohol en la SangreBeatriz Read
naTasa de alcoholemia / concentración de alcohol en sangreFran Chirivella
naNivel de alcoholemia
Carmen Cuervo-Arango
nanivel de alcohol en sangre
Agua
naNivel de alcohol en la sangreJaime Aguirre
naNivel de alcohol en la sangreBrent Turnipseed
na1) Alcoholemia; 2) Concentración sanguínea de alcohol, or:xxxElena Sgarbo


  

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4 mins
1) Alcoholemia; 2) Concentración sanguínea de alcohol, or:


Explanation:
3) Nivel de alcohol en sangre

Any of the 3 is correct. "Alcoholemia" is more medical.

Suerte
Elena

xxxElena Sgarbo
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4 mins
Nivel de alcohol en la sangre


Explanation:
Para determinar el estado de ebriedad

Jaime Aguirre
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4 mins
Nivel de alcohol en la sangre


Explanation:
Hope this helps!

R

Brent Turnipseed
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6 mins
nivel de alcohol en sangre


Explanation:
Sometimes they also use "índice de alcoholemia", but they have to specify whether it is breathing or in the blood.
Good luck,
Agua

Agua
Spain
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31 mins
Nivel de alcoholemia


Explanation:
Normalmente no hace falta especificar en la sangre, aunque puede añadirse

Carmen Cuervo-Arango
Spain
Local time: 08:44
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1 hr
Nivel de Alcohol en la Sangre


Explanation:
Es la medida que despues de un analisis ya sea de sangre, orina o del aliento, segun el equipo, que se obtiene para determinar si una persona ha bebido alcohol y en que cantidad antes de manejar un vehiculo

Beatriz Read
Local time: 00:44
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1 hr
Tasa de alcoholemia / concentración de alcohol en sangre


Explanation:
These are the two ways people working in this field express "blood alcohol level". I'm afraid "nivel de", although used by many people, is not always the best translation for "level".

Good luck!
FCH

Fran Chirivella
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