21:05 Apr 19, 2005
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Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Certificates, Diplomas, Licenses, CVs
Spanish term or phrase: convenciones
as in the specific way in some things are labeled
NOT Convention as in meeting...
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5 +3conventions
Miguel Falquez-Certain
April Berumen
Coral Getino
3usual or accepted practices
Henry Hinds



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1)Based on or in accordance with general agreement, use, or practice; customary: conventional symbols; a conventional form of address.
2) Conforming to established practice or accepted standards; traditional: a conventional church wedding.

3) Devoted to or bound by conventions to the point of artificiality; ceremonious.
4) Unimaginative; conformist: longed to escape from their conventional, bourgeois lives.
5) epresented, as in a work of art, in simplified or abstract form.
Law. Based on consent or agreement; contractual.
6) Of, relating to, or resembling an assembly.
7) Using means other than nuclear weapons or energy: conventional warfare; conventional power plants.

Note added at 7 mins (2005-04-19 21:12:41 GMT)

Can you give more text please? The sentence it\'s used it? thx

April Berumen
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norms, parameters agreed upon

Miguel Falquez-Certain
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usual or accepted practices

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Henry Hinds
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"according to standards"

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... I obtained my professional grade of Magister, even to Master of Science in
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Coral Getino
United States
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Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
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