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English translation: climbing plants / creepers

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Portuguese term or phrase:trepadeiras
English translation:climbing plants / creepers
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
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19:59 Jul 4, 2003
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Science - Botany
Portuguese term or phrase: trepadeiras
categoria de plantas
ReneeG
Brazil
Local time: 15:37
climbing plants / creepers
Explanation:
Harper Collins

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Note added at 1 hr 22 mins (2003-07-04 21:21:18 GMT)
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creep·er (kr\"ÆpÃr), n.
1. a person or thing that creeps.
2. Bot. a plant that grows upon or just beneath the surface of the ground, or upon any other surface, sending out rootlets from the stem, as ivy and couch grass.
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Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 14:37
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5 +7climbing plants / creepers
Michael Powers (PhD)


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
climbing plants / creepers


Explanation:
Harper Collins

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Note added at 1 hr 22 mins (2003-07-04 21:21:18 GMT)
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Random House

creep·er (kr\"ÆpÃr), n.
1. a person or thing that creeps.
2. Bot. a plant that grows upon or just beneath the surface of the ground, or upon any other surface, sending out rootlets from the stem, as ivy and couch grass.

Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 14:37
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 21

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Henrique Serra
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  -> thank you, Henrique - Mike :)

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agree  Paula Vaz-Carreiro
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agree  Silvia Borges: Yep!
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agree  Bloomfield: Ought to have been given a 4, not a 3. Quite uncool grading.
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