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alternancia

English translation: alternation

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Spanish term or phrase:alternancia
English translation:alternation
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05:58 Sep 2, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: alternancia
politics, especially versus "power-sharing"
Graham McSkimmings
alternation
Explanation:
The Collins Cobuild Dictionary says:

alternancia:(nf) alternation;
~ en el poder, power switching, taking turns in office;


Also:

"...Fox is a fellow member of a group of "politicians and intellectuals" called "Latin America Alternation" (Alternancia, in Spanish)...."

From: http://www.stanford.edu/group/wais/mexico_preselections9.htm...


Hope it helps!

Saludos #:)


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Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 12:55
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Summary of answers provided
na +1alternationGabriela Tenenbaum
narotation
Parrot
napolitical turnover
Francesco D'Alessandro


  

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13 mins
political turnover


Explanation:
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http://www.campaignconduct.org/ubb/Forum8/HTML/000095.html

"Topic: FILIPINOS LAUDED FOR NONVIOLENT POLITICAL TURNOVER
The Filipino people were given the first ever Global Non-Violence Award by a foundation of Nobel peace laureates for two "People Power" revolts that ousted presidents without firing a shot."



Francesco D'Alessandro
Spain
Local time: 15:55
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 81
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24 mins peer agreement (net): +1
alternation


Explanation:
The Collins Cobuild Dictionary says:

alternancia:(nf) alternation;
~ en el poder, power switching, taking turns in office;


Also:

"...Fox is a fellow member of a group of "politicians and intellectuals" called "Latin America Alternation" (Alternancia, in Spanish)...."

From: http://www.stanford.edu/group/wais/mexico_preselections9.htm...


Hope it helps!

Saludos #:)





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    Reference: http://www.stanford.edu/group/wais/mexico_preselections9.htm...
Gabriela Tenenbaum
Uruguay
Local time: 12:55
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 113

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Katherine Matles
19 mins
  -> Thanks Katherine! #:))
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40 mins
rotation


Explanation:
if several are involved. For example, in the EU, the presidency is by rotation.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 16:55
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
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