English translation: polling

Spanish term or phrase:poleo
English translation:polling
Entered by: Henry Hinds

14:27 Dec 20, 2003
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: poleo
está entre comillas, es en el tema de adquisición de datos por computadora
irene cudich
I can only guess.
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Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 06:59
Grading comment
Thanks a lot, it was my first guess but I was not sure.
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2 +5polling
Henry Hinds



20 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +5

I can only guess.

Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 06:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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Grading comment
Thanks a lot, it was my first guess but I was not sure.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sean Lyle: Don't be doubtful, you're right - another computerese "barbarismo" used I think mostly on the newer side of the Atlantic. Look up data-buffers, or even fax machine instructions, on the Web and with a bit of work and luck the parallel should come clear.
29 mins
  -> Thanks, Sean, I have seen "polling" on my fax and figured that might be it, but I needed people like you to confirm it!

agree  Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
1 hr
  -> Gracias, Patricia.

agree  Alicia Jordá
5 hrs
  -> Gracias, Alice.

agree  Malgorzata Kozarzewska
5 hrs
  -> Gracias, Malgorzata.

agree  Edward Lum: Buen "guess"
7 hrs
  -> Gracias, Ed.
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