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English translation: Advances or Advance Payments

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03:33 May 21, 2005
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Finance (general)
Portuguese term or phrase: adiantamentos
this is just a single item in a Balance Sheet. I am not sure if I shloud use the word overdraft or advance. Any ideas?
luiza amoedo
Local time: 02:10
English translation:Advances or Advance Payments
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Marisa Pacheco
Local time: 01:10
Grading comment
Thanks! I will use Advance Payments
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5 +3Advances or Advance Payments
Marisa Pacheco
Claudio Mazotti



22 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5

... adesão à CEE joining/accession to the EEC; adiantamento / antecipação advance
loan / advance payment; adiantamento de caixa cash advance ...

... In Advance: Antecipadamente; To apply for an advance:Antecipadamente; To apply
for an advance payment: Solicitar um adiantamento. Advanced, Avançado. ...

... Adiantamento - advance. Adiantamentos e atrasos - leads and lags ... Advance -
Adiantamento. Advance refunding - Refinanciamento antecipado ...
... advance - adiantamento (de salário) advertisement - anúncio (de jornal, ...
adiantamento - advance adicional de insalubridade - insalubrity premium ...
www.sk.com.br/sk-hr.html - 30k - 18 mai. 2005

Note added at 23 mins (2005-05-21 03:57:00 GMT)

*** Overdraft é saque...

Claudio Mazotti
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Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 109
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Advances or Advance Payments


Marisa Pacheco
Local time: 01:10
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks! I will use Advance Payments

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jorge Rodrigues
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agree  rhandler
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agree  Henrique Magalhaes
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