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12:37 Jul 15, 2000
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Science
Spanish term or phrase: ballenas francas
What kind of whales are these in English?
Jed Buckner
English translation:Right Whales
Explanation:
Simon & Shuster's International Dictionary.

Suerte! :)
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Elinor Thomas
Local time: 14:59
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Summary of answers provided
naright whaleAlvin Adams, Jr
nasouthern right whaleAlvin Adams, Jr
naRight Whales
Elinor Thomas
nafree whales?Megdalina


  

Answers


8 mins
free whales?


Explanation:
I'm just guessing here - franca may well be a type of whale but franca is used a lot for things like duty-free, postage and handling charges free, etc. Hope this helps! Suerte!

Megdalina
PRO pts in pair: 79
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21 mins
Right Whales


Explanation:
Simon & Shuster's International Dictionary.

Suerte! :)


    Reference: http://www.coastalstudies.org
Elinor Thomas
Local time: 14:59
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 247
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28 mins
southern right whale


Explanation:
See the link below. Good luck!


    Reference: http://168.83.21.37/olimpi98/Ballena-Franca-Austral/caracte....
Alvin Adams, Jr
Local time: 11:59
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 222
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4 hrs
right whale


Explanation:
My first answer was wrong and Serena's was correct. It is a right whale, of which there are two varieties, Southern and Northern.

Alvin Adams, Jr
Local time: 11:59
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 222
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