Prøvene av biologisk materiale (Strandsnegl og Tara) ble analysert for miljøgift

English translation: Samples of bilogical material (periwinkle and kelp) were analysed for environmental toxins

09:12 Jan 11, 2011
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Science - Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-) / From an environmental survey.
Norwegian term or phrase: Prøvene av biologisk materiale (Strandsnegl og Tara) ble analysert for miljøgift
Samples of biological material (common periwinkle and ???) were analysed for environmental toxins.

Can anyone help with the word Tara?

Many thanks!
ParkerR
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:49
English translation:Samples of bilogical material (periwinkle and kelp) were analysed for environmental toxins
Explanation:
Kinda hard to tell what is the term you want help with here. Tara in NO is usually tare in EN, while tare in NO is kelp.
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Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 00:49
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4 +2Samples of bilogical material (periwinkle and kelp) were analysed for environmental toxins
Per Bergvall


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Samples of bilogical material (periwinkle and kelp) were analysed for environmental toxins


Explanation:
Kinda hard to tell what is the term you want help with here. Tara in NO is usually tare in EN, while tare in NO is kelp.

Per Bergvall
Norway
Local time: 00:49
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian
PRO pts in category: 6
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agree  Hege Jakobsen Lepri: agreee - except for the spelling of "biological"
8 hrs

agree  Helen Johnson
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