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English translation: in favor of / that support / that benefit / that advocate

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Spanish term or phrase:en pro
English translation:in favor of / that support / that benefit / that advocate
Entered by: Kimberlee Thorne-Harper
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14:06 Nov 15, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Government / Politics
Spanish term or phrase: en pro
Como siempre, agradezco al gobierno español su atención a los asuntos de seguridad en pro de una paz y estabilidad mundial.
Kimberlee Thorne-Harper
United States
Local time: 22:04
in favor of / that support / that benefit / that advocate
Explanation:
1ad·vo·cate
Pronunciation: 'ad-və-kət, -ˌkāt
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English advocat, from Anglo-French, from Latin advocatus, from past participle of advocare to summon, from ad- + vocare to call, from voc-, vox voice ― more at VOICE
Date: 14th century

1 : one that pleads the cause of another specifically : one that pleads the cause of another before a tribunal or judicial court
2 : one that defends or maintains a cause or proposal
3 : one that supports or promotes the interests of another

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pro
nombre masculino
1 advantage
preposición
1 pro-, in favour of
una campaña pro amnistía a pro-amnesty campaign
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Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
Ecuador
Local time: 23:04
Grading comment
Thank you - I'm going with "in favor of" since it fits my context perfectly...
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5in favor of / that support / that benefit / that advocate
Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.


  

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in favor of / that support / that benefit / that advocate


Explanation:
1ad·vo·cate
Pronunciation: 'ad-və-kət, -ˌkāt
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English advocat, from Anglo-French, from Latin advocatus, from past participle of advocare to summon, from ad- + vocare to call, from voc-, vox voice ― more at VOICE
Date: 14th century

1 : one that pleads the cause of another specifically : one that pleads the cause of another before a tribunal or judicial court
2 : one that defends or maintains a cause or proposal
3 : one that supports or promotes the interests of another

Advanced Español-Inglés VOX

pro
nombre masculino
1 advantage
preposición
1 pro-, in favour of
una campaña pro amnistía a pro-amnesty campaign

Patricia Fierro, M. Sc.
Ecuador
Local time: 23:04
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 28
Grading comment
Thank you - I'm going with "in favor of" since it fits my context perfectly...
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