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carne de cañon

English translation: cannon fodder

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Spanish term or phrase:carne de cañon
English translation:cannon fodder
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12:53 May 15, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: carne de cañon
Los ninos son carne de cañon en una guerra entre padres.

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cannon fodder
Explanation:
This is the idiomatic translation.
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 09:09
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Muchas gracias!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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nacannon-fodderGabriela Tenenbaum
nacannon fodder
Parrot


  

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cannon fodder


Explanation:
This is the idiomatic translation.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 09:09
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
Grading comment
Muchas gracias!

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2 days 15 hrs
cannon-fodder


Explanation:
I completely agree with Parrot.

Please see this pages:

http://www.sonic.net/~buscador/costgran.htm


http://www.fiu.edu/~hisgsa/BR-Roberto.htm

Saludos #:)


Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 05:09
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 113
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