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equipos de playa

English translation: field team or field equipment

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18:39 Oct 2, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: equipos de playa
extension of an electrical transmission line
Joan W.
English translation:field team or field equipment
Explanation:
Looks like someone, at some point in the creation of your document, handwrote a z, that someone else took to be a y. That is, they wrote: *equipos de plaZa*, and someone else, unfamiliar with the subject area, wrote it as plaYa. I assume you have enough context to tell whether this refers to people ("team") or things ("equipment"). If you can't tell, try *field unit*, as that would be ambiguous enough to cover both (a "trick of the trade")
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nafield team or field equipment
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field team or field equipment


Explanation:
Looks like someone, at some point in the creation of your document, handwrote a z, that someone else took to be a y. That is, they wrote: *equipos de plaZa*, and someone else, unfamiliar with the subject area, wrote it as plaYa. I assume you have enough context to tell whether this refers to people ("team") or things ("equipment"). If you can't tell, try *field unit*, as that would be ambiguous enough to cover both (a "trick of the trade")


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Yolanda Broad
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Explanation:
'Playa'(beach) doesn't seem to fit in here: 'Beach gear'?
Must be 'plaza', in that case, it points to equipment found 'in situ' or 'in site equipment', deals with the equipment needed to work in a particular place.
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