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Spanish translation: palabra de prueba?

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15:18 Jul 11, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: test word
test context
Henry
Spanish translation:palabra de prueba?
Explanation:
That is my guess, without any other context. I have always seen "test" as prueba.
Good luck.
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Agua
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Summary of answers provided
naprueba/palabra de pruebaToña Morales-Calkins
nasee belowMagdalena Smoot
napalabra de prueba?
Agua
naPalabra que se usa en una prueba o examenemcall


  

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1 hr
Palabra que se usa en una prueba o examen


Explanation:
"Palabra usada en una prueba/en un examen" is another possibility. I hope this helps.

emcall
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1 hr
palabra de prueba?


Explanation:
That is my guess, without any other context. I have always seen "test" as prueba.
Good luck.

Agua
Spain
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1 hr
see below


Explanation:
Depending on context, it could be:
'palabra de prueba', 'palabra de la prueba' (if test is a noun);
or 'probar palabra','pruebe la palabra'(if test is a verb).

Magdalena Smoot

Magdalena Smoot
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18 hrs
prueba/palabra de prueba


Explanation:
The answer may be as simple as that if you are talking about the context of testing as in informational technology. In English we would use the phrase test word to indicate only that it is a word - as opposed to numbers or a simple string of data - being used. Quite often the IT folks that I work with will use just the word test to indicate that something must be sent through the program to test it, whether it is a word or a data string of gibberish. Hope it helps.

Toña Morales-Calkins
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