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English translation: Nitrocalcite

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07:30 Nov 20, 2001
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Portuguese term or phrase: nitrocálcio
O contexto é:
“Adubação: 2 coberturas de 20g de nitrocálcio por cova”
Agradecia qualquer ajuda,
Norberto Martins
xxxNorberto
Local time: 06:03
English translation:Nitrocalcite
Explanation:
Norberto, in the Online Dictionary at DataSegment.com you'll find this:
"Nitrocalcite \Ni`tro*cal"cite\ (?), n. [Nitro- + calcite.] (Min.) Nitrate of calcium, a substance having a grayish white color, occuring in efforescences on old walls, and in limestone caves, especially where there exists decaying animal matter."
It can be used as a fertilizer and is also called "Calcium nitrate".
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Maria Karra
United States
Local time: 23:03
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Hi Maria Karra,
Much obliged for the correct translation as well as the reference. They are much appreciated.
Regards,
Norberto
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Nitrocalcite


Explanation:
Norberto, in the Online Dictionary at DataSegment.com you'll find this:
"Nitrocalcite \Ni`tro*cal"cite\ (?), n. [Nitro- + calcite.] (Min.) Nitrate of calcium, a substance having a grayish white color, occuring in efforescences on old walls, and in limestone caves, especially where there exists decaying animal matter."
It can be used as a fertilizer and is also called "Calcium nitrate".



    Reference: http://onlinedictionary.datasegment.com/word/Nitrocalcite/
Maria Karra
United States
Local time: 23:03
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in pair: 105
Grading comment
Hi Maria Karra,
Much obliged for the correct translation as well as the reference. They are much appreciated.
Regards,
Norberto

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Cristina Knutzon: calcium nitrate
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