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instrucción

English translation: directive

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Spanish term or phrase:instrucción
English translation:directive
Entered by: Parrot
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08:07 May 24, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
Spanish term or phrase: instrucción
"...de acuerdo con lo que establece la instrucción novena de la resolución de la Secretaria de Estado de Universidades e Investigación ..." In a Spanish university transcript. "Instrucción must be something like "clause" or "paragraph", since it refers to a section of a "resolución".
frpeter
directive
Explanation:
This is what figures in the Dicc. Términos Jurídicos. (The other one is pre-trial investigation, which wouldn't apply). If the context is not so formal you could also use "guideline".
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 17:05
Grading comment
Thanks, Parrot. This is probably the best rendering.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nadirective
Parrot
nainstrucción [ Spanish (Law/Patents)] = clause [ English ]jfonseca
nadeclarationPatrick Porter
naParagraphIvan Sanchez


  

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8 mins
Paragraph


Explanation:
I agree [it's a sub-division of a legal act].
Luck!

Ivan Sanchez
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14 mins
declaration


Explanation:
maybe this would fit?

Patrick Porter
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24 mins
instrucción [ Spanish (Law/Patents)] = clause [ English ]


Explanation:
As an isolated word:
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Spanish: instrucción
English: instruction, education, teaching, training

Expressions involving the Spanish word 'instrucción'
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Spanish: instrucción primaria
English: primary education
Spanish: instrucción pública
English: state education
Spanish: instrucción programada
English: programmed teaching


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2 hrs
directive


Explanation:
This is what figures in the Dicc. Términos Jurídicos. (The other one is pre-trial investigation, which wouldn't apply). If the context is not so formal you could also use "guideline".


    Alcaraz
Parrot
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Thanks, Parrot. This is probably the best rendering.
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