Pure-play

English translation: empresa virtual

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Spanish term or phrase:Pure-play company
English translation:empresa virtual
Entered by: charlesink

12:49 Jan 4, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Pure-play
Pure-play
The market for pure-play online offerings of fnancial services is limited
charlesink
Local time: 18:30
pure-play o empresa virtual
Explanation:
Hello. "El mercado de la oferta en Internet de servicios financieros a través de empresas virtuales es limitado". A few Google links show the use of the original English term in Spanish texts, although there are links which calls it "empresa virtual", "jugadores puramente virtuales" o "nuevas empresas en internet" y "empresa de internet pura"!!! I vote for "empresa virtual" (1st link, if these guys don't get this right who will...). Good luck and pure cheers :)
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Paul Roige (X)
Spain
Local time: 23:30
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Summary of answers provided
napure-play o empresa virtual
Paul Roige (X)
naseebelow
Jon Zuber (X)
naPuro-recreo Pura- diversion Puro-entretenimiento
Maria McCollum


  

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1 hr
Puro-recreo Pura- diversion Puro-entretenimiento


Explanation:
pure: Puro-a
Play: recreo, diversion, entretenimiento


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Maria McCollum
Local time: 17:30
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 24

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1 hr
seebelow


Explanation:
"Pure-play" (also written without the hyphen) designates those entities concentrated entirely in the Internet, as opposed to "brick-" or "click-and-mortar". I would suggest you use the Spanish phrase of your choice, perhaps followed by '("pure-play")', since a Google search, set to Spanish pages, on the term gives only 21 hits.


    Reference: http://www.dinero.com/Tecnologia/articulos/PUREPLAY_10-06-00...
Jon Zuber (X)
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1 hr
pure-play o empresa virtual


Explanation:
Hello. "El mercado de la oferta en Internet de servicios financieros a través de empresas virtuales es limitado". A few Google links show the use of the original English term in Spanish texts, although there are links which calls it "empresa virtual", "jugadores puramente virtuales" o "nuevas empresas en internet" y "empresa de internet pura"!!! I vote for "empresa virtual" (1st link, if these guys don't get this right who will...). Good luck and pure cheers :)


    Reference: http://www.dinero.com/Tecnologia/
    Reference: http://www.utdt.edu/departamentos/empresarial/pef/pei-m3.htm
Paul Roige (X)
Spain
Local time: 23:30
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in CatalanCatalan
PRO pts in pair: 442
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thanks!

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Leonardo Lamarche (X)
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