07:25 Aug 17, 2000
Indonesian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Indonesian term or phrase: ginjau
I believe the source language is Indonisian, but I may be wrong.
Doese anyone have any ideas?


Summary of answers provided
na +1kidney or observe
John Gare (X)



83 days peer agreement (net): +1
kidney or observe

If the source language is Indonesian, I know of only two possibilities, both of them suggesting that the word has been mis-typed.
1. If it should be 'ginjal', this is Indonesian for kidney.
2. If it should be 'tinjau or 'meninjau', this is Indonesian for the verb to observe


Note added at 2280 days (2006-11-15 04:54:17 GMT)

Thanks Erich for the explanation of 'bot'. I learn something new.

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John Gare (X)
Local time: 16:16
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 586

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Erich Ekoputra: "bot" is a shorthand of "robot"; used mainly in IT circle to describe a special program that runs automatically doing, mostly, cleaning-up type jobs. ProZ bot will close old open questions that get 2 net agrees (net = agrees - disagrees).
2196 days
  -> bot?
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