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Prefectura Naval

English translation: Argentine Maritime Authority

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05:36 May 31, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: Prefectura Naval
Prefectura Naval Argentina

(Si bien lo voy a dejar en castellano, quisiera agregar su traducción entre paréntesis).
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English translation:Argentine Maritime Authority
Explanation:
See their page at: http://www.prefecturanaval.gov.ar/institucional/english/ppal...
Prefectura Naval Argentina: Argentine Maritime Authority

Prefectura Naval Argentina (PNA-Argentine Coast Guard) is the Argentine Maritime Authority par excellence, pursuant to the provisions of PNA Organic Act. No. 18398, Navigation Act. No. 20094 and other related legislation, which establish PNA functions and duties


Saludos afectuosos. Maria ;o)
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Maria
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Muchisimas gracias a todos, especialmente a Maria!
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Summary of answers provided
naArgentinean Harbor Master / Port AuthorityMonica Ochoa
nanaval commandJoseph Royal
naCoast Guardcharlesink
naArgentine Maritime Authority
Maria


  

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35 mins
Argentine Maritime Authority


Explanation:
See their page at: http://www.prefecturanaval.gov.ar/institucional/english/ppal...
Prefectura Naval Argentina: Argentine Maritime Authority

Prefectura Naval Argentina (PNA-Argentine Coast Guard) is the Argentine Maritime Authority par excellence, pursuant to the provisions of PNA Organic Act. No. 18398, Navigation Act. No. 20094 and other related legislation, which establish PNA functions and duties


Saludos afectuosos. Maria ;o)


Maria
Local time: 10:53
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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Muchisimas gracias a todos, especialmente a Maria!

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Clara Albornoz: this is perfect
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3 hrs
Coast Guard


Explanation:
US equivalent


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charlesink
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8 hrs
naval command


Explanation:
Oxford Spanish-English Dictionary
"prefectura (RPI) (Mil, Naut) naval command"
this dictionary indicates that the military of the rio de la plata region use this term for military command. elsewhere, a prefecture (English) or a prefectura (spanish) is a command post for a religious, governmental, or military body as the seat of a prefect (prefecto) Sources: Random House Webster's College Dictionary; Diccionario Didactico de espanol
so the term would be Argentine Naval Command

Joseph Royal
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Local time: 08:53
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13 hrs
Argentinean Harbor Master / Port Authority


Explanation:
Creo que se refiere a la autoridad portuaria. Suerte.

Monica Ochoa
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