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English translation: spare

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15:08 Sep 21, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Portuguese term or phrase: dispuser, etc.
dispuser -- Enquanto a UE não dispuser de capacidade operacional para resolver qualquer crise, há que continuar a dispor das capacidades operacionais existentes na UEO.
Jaime
English translation:spare
Explanation:
until the EU can spare the operational capabilities needed to solve a crisis...
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Maria Teresa Bermudes
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:35
Grading comment
I liked "muster" too, but in this context "spare" is right on target. Thanks
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Summary of answers provided
naspare
Maria Teresa Bermudes
naVeja em baixo por favor:
Luis Luis
naenjoy (see context below)José Malaquias


  

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2 hrs
enjoy (see context below)


Explanation:
While the EU does not ENJOY operational capabilities

You can also use dispose, but it might have a slightly different conotation.

The general meaning is
"while the EU does not HAVE operational capabilities" or something to that effect.


José Malaquias
Portugal
Local time: 02:35
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 30
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2 hrs
Veja em baixo por favor:


Explanation:
muster.
"As long as the UE (European Union) can not muster the operational capacity to resolve any crisis, the existing operational capabilities of the Western Alliance must continue to be available."

Cumprimentos.
Luis Luis

Luis Luis
United States
Local time: 20:35
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 107
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7 hrs
spare


Explanation:
until the EU can spare the operational capabilities needed to solve a crisis...

Maria Teresa Bermudes
United Kingdom
Local time: 02:35
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 88
Grading comment
I liked "muster" too, but in this context "spare" is right on target. Thanks
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