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  • James Kirchner
    Jun 9, 2012
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      That's a perfect suggestion. Thank you.

      Jamie

      On Jun 9, 2012, at 12:46 PM, Martin Janda wrote:

      > I would probably go for something like 'Water - (Adult) Pigs/Hen/Cows'
      > or whatever your animal is. And 'Water - Chicken/Calfs/Piglets'... for
      > the odchov title. If the client's client knows anything about farming,
      > s/he should be able to accept that - if it comes to the worst, you can
      > always explain them Czechs think along different lines than Americans...
      >
      > HTH
      > Martin
      >
      > Dne 9.6.2012 18:09, James Kirchner napsal(a):
      >>
      >> Thanks, Martin. I with I had those sorts of dictionaries, although in
      >> this mess I've got here, it's possible I've got some zemedelsky
      >> slovnik that I've forgotten about.
      >>
      >> So with "Napajeni - chov", what's your suggestion for translating
      >> "chov"? I'm tempted to say "for older animals", but the client's
      >> client will probably scream about that. The problem is that the
      >> English words "breed" and "raise" don't track the same as these Czech
      >> words. Breeding is actually making the babies, raising is helping them
      >> grow, and keeping or maintaining is what you do with the older ones.
      >>
      >> Jamie
      >>
      >> On Jun 9, 2012, at 12:01 PM, Martin Janda wrote:
      >>
      >>> Hi Jamie,
      >>>
      >>> You need to check dedicated farming dicos, not generic ones :-)
      >>>
      >>> In general, chov - keeping animals ove their whole life cycle. Odchov -
      >>> keeping/growing young ones.
      >>> Napajeni - drinking, or, in other words, supplying water to farm
      >> animals.
      >>>
      >>> hth
      >>> Martin
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> Dne 9.6.2012 17:28, James Kirchner napsal(a):
      >>>>
      >>>> I've got a document where they're feeding hundreds and thousands of
      >>>> chickens.
      >>>>
      >>>> They are distinguishing between "chov" and "odchov", which are
      >>>> translated as almost the same thing in Czech-English dictionaries. So
      >>>> they've got "krmeni behem odchovu" and "Napajeni - chov" and "Napajeni
      >>>> - odchov".
      >>>>
      >>>> I think the "napajeni" here is not an electrical supply, but a
      >>>> connection to a silo sending chicken feed into the facility.
      >>>>
      >>>> Here's another example where they're distinguishing between the two
      >> words:
      >>>>
      >>>> "...predkladame upraveny navrh reseni a cenovou nabidku technologie
      >>>> pro odchov a chov prarodicu masnych plemen na teto farme."
      >>>>
      >>>> Any help would be gratefully appreciated.
      >>>>
      >>>> Jamie
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