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Pollitas de reemplazo

English translation: Replacement chicks

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Spanish term or phrase:Pollitas de reemplazo
English translation:Replacement chicks
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14:33 Jul 16, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Medical
Spanish term or phrase: Pollitas de reemplazo
Same as before

Thanks! :-)
Elinor Thomas
Local time: 04:15
replacement chicks
Explanation:
replacement is definitely the word. these are the young chicks that are raised and kept to maintain the flock as some are removed or culled from it.
My other degree is in Animal Science.
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Joseph Royal
United States
Local time: 23:15
Grading comment
Gracias nuevamente a todos! :-))
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2replacement chicksJoseph Royal
nareplacement pulletDaniela Petrova
na -2surrogate hensxxxNermina


  

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12 mins
replacement pullet


Explanation:
replacement pullet


    Reference: http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl#4
Daniela Petrova
Local time: 09:15
Native speaker of: Native in BulgarianBulgarian
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13 mins peer agreement (net): -2
surrogate hens


Explanation:
pollitas = (Plural and Feminine of) pollito (chick, squab chick, peeper)
reemplazo = of verb reemplazar, meaning replace, substitute, supercede



xxxNermina
Native speaker of: Native in BosnianBosnian
PRO pts in pair: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Sean Lyle: Aren't they real then these chickens???
22 mins

disagree  Joseph Royal: mistranslation of reemplazo
47 mins
  -> lol, i thought i mention replace in my explanation. .
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +2
replacement chicks


Explanation:
replacement is definitely the word. these are the young chicks that are raised and kept to maintain the flock as some are removed or culled from it.
My other degree is in Animal Science.

Joseph Royal
United States
Local time: 23:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 78
Grading comment
Gracias nuevamente a todos! :-))

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sean Lyle: yep, although it sounds like military service, doesn't it!
6 mins

agree  Parrot: yes
29 mins
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