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16:45 Aug 28, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Law (general)
Portuguese term or phrase: correu termos
Numas alegações de recurso:

"o processo de registo da marca esteve suspenso durante um ano e meio, enquanto correu termos o processo de declaração de caducidade"

Penso que as explicações que existem no Kudoz para "corre(r) termos" não se enquadram nesta frase. No meu entender, na frase acima "correu termos" ter dizer enquanto esteve a decorrer, mas não estou a conseguir fazer a transição para o inglês. Alguma ideia? Obrigado.
Local time: 16:23

Summary of answers provided
4 +1run its course
Marlene Curtis



1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
run its course

...while the process/proceedings run its course ...

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Marlene Curtis
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