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English translation: plasticulture

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05:15 Sep 21, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Portuguese term or phrase: plasticultura
histórico escolar de mestrado em Agronomia
MariaCecilia
English translation:plasticulture
Explanation:
it's almost the same word in English, and a n increasingly commonly used one. My web search on "plasticulture" + "plant" turned up almost 800 hits. Among the ones I looked at, the following type of language is common:

"... Plasticulture: Experts say it's the future of vegetable production..." and "...a multidisciplinary study of plasticulture in vegetable production..."

Suerte! -- HC
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Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 02:49
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Summary of answers provided
naplasticultureHeathcliff
naCulture in plastic greenhouse.vcolaco
naa descriptive phrasexxxJon Zuber
naAdaptable agriculture
Luis Luis


  

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1 hr
Adaptable agriculture


Explanation:
Agricultural techniques adaptable to be used in various climatic conditions.

(This is an educated guess based on the definition of "plastic" as being "pliable" "abaptable" "malleable", since you give little context)

Regards.
Luis Luis

Luis Luis
United States
Local time: 04:49
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 107

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3 hrs
a descriptive phrase


Explanation:
because there is no single term for this in English. For an introduction, see www.inp.org.br/fiquepordentro/artigos/plasticultura.htm

xxxJon Zuber
PRO pts in pair: 19

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4 hrs
Culture in plastic greenhouse.


Explanation:
Produção horticula ou floricola, em estufas com cobertura plastica.


    Reference: http://www.agrov.com/agrov/equipamentos/plasticultura.htm
vcolaco
Portugal
Local time: 10:49
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 16

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11 hrs
plasticulture


Explanation:
it's almost the same word in English, and a n increasingly commonly used one. My web search on "plasticulture" + "plant" turned up almost 800 hits. Among the ones I looked at, the following type of language is common:

"... Plasticulture: Experts say it's the future of vegetable production..." and "...a multidisciplinary study of plasticulture in vegetable production..."

Suerte! -- HC



    Reference: http://www.agrialt.com/junjul96/plastic.html
Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 02:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 231
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