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Spanish translation: jonron, cuadangualar

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00:48 Nov 12, 2008
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / baseball
English term or phrase: gopher ball
Means: un lanzamiento que es bateado y se convierte en jonron
Cual es el equivalente en espanol?

Gracias
Marialba Baez
Local time: 11:42
Spanish translation:jonron, cuadangualar
Explanation:
A not-so-common slang term for home run. The generic term in Spanish is "jonron", although in some countries, such as Cuba, they might say "cuadangular" for some variation.
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Edward Potter
Spain
Local time: 17:42
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I was looking for a more precise term in Spanish, of the many ways to say home run. Thanks for the help.
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5jonron, cuadangualar
Edward Potter
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Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)

  

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jonron, cuadangualar


Explanation:
A not-so-common slang term for home run. The generic term in Spanish is "jonron", although in some countries, such as Cuba, they might say "cuadangular" for some variation.

Edward Potter
Spain
Local time: 17:42
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 49
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I was looking for a more precise term in Spanish, of the many ways to say home run. Thanks for the help.
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Reference information:
A "gopher ball" is one of many nicknames for a home run in baseball. * A Gofer ("go-fer " [go-for, to fetch]),


The Baseball Glossary by the Baseball Observer - [ Traducir esta página ]Gopher Ball, A pitch that is exactly in the right place and at the right speed for the batter to hit a homerun. Grand Salami, Another name for a grand slam ...
www.freshbaked.com/pages/dbo_glossary.htm - 10k - En caché - Páginas similares


gopher ball. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English ... - [ Traducir esta página ]gopher ball. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
www.bartleby.com/61/89/G0198900.html - 19k - En caché - Páginas similares

Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
Spain
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 172
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