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operar de hecho

English translation: become effective

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Spanish term or phrase:operar de hecho
English translation:become effective
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14:50 Dec 24, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
Spanish term or phrase: operar de hecho
La medida dio como resultado que la derogación del artículo 52 operara de hecho.

(don´t worry about the rest of the sentence, it is already done. Don´t know how to say this expression in English)
Thanks aurora
aurorah
became effective (as a matter of fact)
Explanation:
which means that no other legal requirement was necessary for it to become effective

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Note added at 2001-12-24 15:03:02 (GMT)
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In a different context (business) it could mean operating without having complied with the legal requirements.
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Robert INGLEDEW
Argentina
Local time: 21:39
Grading comment
HOW DID YOU GUESS IT WAS THAT URGENT?!?!?!?!?
=O)Thank you!
Aurora.
(Be careful with what you drink tonight!)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +1became effective (as a matter of fact)
Robert INGLEDEW


  

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became effective (as a matter of fact)


Explanation:
which means that no other legal requirement was necessary for it to become effective

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2001-12-24 15:03:02 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

In a different context (business) it could mean operating without having complied with the legal requirements.

Robert INGLEDEW
Argentina
Local time: 21:39
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 1940
Grading comment
HOW DID YOU GUESS IT WAS THAT URGENT?!?!?!?!?
=O)Thank you!
Aurora.
(Be careful with what you drink tonight!)

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