capitolare

English translation: specify

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Italian term or phrase:capitolare
English translation:specify
Entered by: James (Jim) Davis

22:33 Dec 8, 2010
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
Italian term or phrase: capitolare
Ancora termini legalesi e arcaici, da un atto di citazione:
"si chiede sin d’ora l’ammissione della prova orale sulle circostanze di fatto di cui alla narrativa del presente atto, che si riserva di meglio capitolare in seguito, con l’indicazione dei testimoni."
Francesco D'Arcangeli
Italy
Local time: 21:42
specify
Explanation:
I've seen it used in the sense of "capitolato tecnico" more than once, but can never find an Italian dictionary to confirm, it nor any other interpretation that fits.
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James (Jim) Davis
Seychelles
Local time: 00:42
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4 +3specify
James (Jim) Davis
4to divide into chapters
Giovanni Pizzati


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specify


Explanation:
I've seen it used in the sense of "capitolato tecnico" more than once, but can never find an Italian dictionary to confirm, it nor any other interpretation that fits.

James (Jim) Davis
Seychelles
Local time: 00:42
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agree  R.C. (X): http://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capitolato (three different meanings)but capitolare during a war means to give up, to surrender (a fourth meaning)
7 hrs

agree  Thomas Roberts: Has nothing to do with "capitolato" in its normal sense but rather "capitoli di prova"
8 hrs
  -> Now I remember.

agree  Deborah Cornwell-Kelly: specify, yes, or set out in detail, describe
1 day 13 hrs
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11 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
to divide into chapters


Explanation:
Old Italian

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Note added at 11 ore (2010-12-09 10:33:17 GMT)
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http://www.etimo.it/?term=capitolare&find=Cerca

Giovanni Pizzati
Italy
Local time: 21:42
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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