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"pagamento anticipato"

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02:10 Sep 14, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
Italian term or phrase: "pagamento anticipato"
Bonifico bancario per merche ordinato da pagare in anticipo...cioe' prima della spedizione della merce.
Pam
English translation:See Below
Explanation:
Hi Pam

to pay in advance/advance payment

I suggest something along the lines of "Discounts are given on orders for merchandise to be paid in advance, prior to shipping."
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Debora Blake
France
Local time: 17:03
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Thanks for your prompt answer and help....
Sometimes the longer Italian expressions lose flexibility in English and sound strange...I just wanted to get someone else's input. Pam
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Summary of answers provided
na"Down payment" or "Payment down"
Dr Claudio De Marchi
naLiterally, "Bank discount for goods ordered and paid for in advance... that is,Heathcliff
naSee Below
Debora Blake
naadvance paymentxxxdsmith


  

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22 mins
advance payment


Explanation:
Hello,
Almost seems a bit too simple! It seems to be just about paying for goods in advance using, in your particular case, a "bonifico bancario", which I believe is called a "bank transfer".
Regards
Derek


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25 mins
See Below


Explanation:
Hi Pam

to pay in advance/advance payment

I suggest something along the lines of "Discounts are given on orders for merchandise to be paid in advance, prior to shipping."



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Debora Blake
France
Local time: 17:03
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 57
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Thanks for your prompt answer and help....
Sometimes the longer Italian expressions lose flexibility in English and sound strange...I just wanted to get someone else's input. Pam
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1 hr
Literally, "Bank discount for goods ordered and paid for in advance... that is,


Explanation:
before the goods are shipped."

I also like the more relaxed versions given above, which fill in some of the implied language ("Bank discounts are offered...").

Cheers, HC

Heathcliff
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2 hrs
"Down payment" or "Payment down"


Explanation:
Especially on the Net both expressions can be found.

Dr Claudio De Marchi
Local time: 17:03
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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