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in funzione della population

English translation: indicate a minimum number (of people?) in relation to the population

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14:46 Aug 7, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: in funzione della population
indica un numero minimo in funzione della population (x per citta con popolazione di 1.000.000...
Barbara McKenzie
New Zealand
Local time: 05:24
English translation:indicate a minimum number (of people?) in relation to the population
Explanation:
(as a percentage of the population?)

(relative to the population?)

depending on context...
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Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 16:24
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Summary of answers provided
na...that is a funciton of the population
CLS Lexi-tech
nain proportion to the population
Parrot
naindicate a minimum number (of people?) in relation to the population
Francesco D'Alessandro


  

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27 mins
indicate a minimum number (of people?) in relation to the population


Explanation:
(as a percentage of the population?)

(relative to the population?)

depending on context...

Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 16:24
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29 mins
in proportion to the population


Explanation:
speaking of ratios.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 17:24
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3 hrs
...that is a funciton of the population


Explanation:
Barbara, your sentence is a bit mysterious or perhaps we need more context. I am going to leave aside "numero minimo"
In funzione della popolazine would perhaps be best translated with an appositional sentence of the type, "that is a function of the population" which should also help clarify that minimo.

regards

paola l m


CLS Lexi-tech
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