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Reglas de oficio

English translation: norms of the trade/business

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Spanish term or phrase:Reglas de oficio
English translation:norms of the trade/business
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13:09 Feb 22, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: Reglas de oficio
It refers to the techniques accepted as suitable for the construction of a work: "de acuerdo a las normas tcnicas generalmente aceptadas o "reglas de oficio"
Erasmo Ramrez
in accordance with the technical standards generally in use, or the norms of the trade/business
Explanation:
http://www.google.com/search?q=normas de oficio standards&hq...

See the above juxtapositionaing of 'normas' and standards.

"de acuerdo a las normas técnicas generalmente aceptadas o "reglas de oficio"

in accordance with the technical standards generally in use, or the norms of the (construction) trade

The repition of 'norms' or 'standards' is avoided. To use rules or regulations would not be entirely appropriate - what is meant is that what are considered as acceptable standards within the profession are applied.
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xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 13:38
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Summary of answers provided
nain accordance with the technical standards generally in use, or the norms of the trade/businessxxxLia Fail
naTools of the trade
Esther Hermida
naConduct rules
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
naaccording to ... the norms of the trade
Parrot
naaccording to the rule book, the rule conductAlbert Golub


  

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11 mins
according to the rule book, the rule conduct


Explanation:
the first one is better
hope it helps

Albert Golub
Local time: 13:38
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 146
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1 hr
according to ... the norms of the trade


Explanation:
"oficio" here is trade or profession.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 13:38
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1 hr
Conduct rules


Explanation:
Regards,:)
BD

Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
United States
Local time: 05:38
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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6 hrs
Tools of the trade


Explanation:
It sounds good to me!

Esther Hermida
United States
Local time: 04:38
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 157
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6 hrs
in accordance with the technical standards generally in use, or the norms of the trade/business


Explanation:
http://www.google.com/search?q=normas de oficio standards&hq...

See the above juxtapositionaing of 'normas' and standards.

"de acuerdo a las normas técnicas generalmente aceptadas o "reglas de oficio"

in accordance with the technical standards generally in use, or the norms of the (construction) trade

The repition of 'norms' or 'standards' is avoided. To use rules or regulations would not be entirely appropriate - what is meant is that what are considered as acceptable standards within the profession are applied.


xxxLia Fail
Spain
Local time: 13:38
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1368

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Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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