espantaneo

English translation: spontaneous

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Spanish term or phrase:espontaneo
English translation:spontaneous

15:09 Feb 11, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: espantaneo
Report of an EEG exam is asking under what conditinos was EEG performed. On choice is "sueno espantaneo, en vigilia or sueno inducido." What does espantaneo mean?
maria
How about 'espontaneo'
Explanation:
Could espantaneo be a typo and it should be espontaneo meaning spontaneous or voluntary sleep.

You might check on that.

All the luck!

Bye
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Thank you! I believe you are right. I didn't think it was a typo since it was a printed form. Oh well. Again, thanks.
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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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How about 'espontaneo'


Explanation:
Could espantaneo be a typo and it should be espontaneo meaning spontaneous or voluntary sleep.

You might check on that.

All the luck!

Bye

trans4u (X)
PRO pts in pair: 308
Grading comment
Thank you! I believe you are right. I didn't think it was a typo since it was a printed form. Oh well. Again, thanks.

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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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3 hrs
SPONTANEOUS


Explanation:
Espontáneo = SPONTANEOUS

"Espontáneo" means:a)happening or arising without apparent external cause.
b)arising from a natural inclination or impulse and not from external incitement or constraint.
c)Unconstrained and unstudied in manner and behavior.
d) growing without cultivation or human labor.

Regards, :)
BD


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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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