long-haul trucks, long-haul companies

Spanish translation: larga distancia

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12:37 Aug 6, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: long-haul trucks, long-haul companies
Text about transport (trucking)
Luisa Veyán Santana
Peru
Local time: 17:06
Spanish translation:larga distancia
Explanation:
Camiones de transporte para larga distancia (long-haul trucks)
y compañías de Transporte para Larga Distancia cpmpanies).

Espero te sirva!

Saludos #:)
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Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 19:06
Grading comment
Thanks, Luisa
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
na +4larga distancia
Gabriela Tenenbaum
nacamiones de [o para] largo recorrido
HANRATH
na -2(camiones, empresas de) autotransporte foráneo de carga
Henry Hinds


  

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16 mins peer agreement (net): +4
larga distancia


Explanation:
Camiones de transporte para larga distancia (long-haul trucks)
y compañías de Transporte para Larga Distancia cpmpanies).

Espero te sirva!

Saludos #:)

Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 19:06
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 373
Grading comment
Thanks, Luisa

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Patricia Lutteral
1 hr
  -> Gracias, Patricia!

agree  xxxOso: ¡Excelente!:^)
2 hrs
  -> Gracias, Oso!

agree  Andrea Bullrich
6 hrs
  -> Gracias, AIM!

agree  Erica Gilligan
6 hrs
  -> Gracias, Erica!
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1 hr peer agreement (net): -2
(camiones, empresas de) autotransporte foráneo de carga


Explanation:
"Foráneo" expresses the "long distance" concept; "autotransporte" the "trucking" part. Follows Mexican usage.


    Exp.
Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 16:06
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 16449

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Gabriela Tenenbaum: perdón, foráneo significa extranjero. No tiene que ver con larga distancia.
1 hr
  -> Mil perdones; pero foráneo quiere decir "de fuera" o sea lejos, larga distancia. Y así se usa; lo veo a diario.

disagree  Andrea Bullrich: Por lo menos yo nunca vi foráneo en este sentido. Y "de fuera" puede no ser tan lejos...
5 hrs
  -> Entre ciudades; larga distancia; es transporte foráneo en México; en otros países será distinto.
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2 hrs
camiones de [o para] largo recorrido


Explanation:
y empresas (transportistas) para [o de] largo recorrido.

Exp. + Spanish native speaker + Google hits.

Hope it helps!!

HANRATH
Spain
Local time: 00:06
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in CatalanCatalan
PRO pts in pair: 1262
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