Acortar distancias...

inglés translation: To shorten journeys/distances

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Término o frase en español:Acortar distancias...
Traducción al inglés:To shorten journeys/distances
Aportado por: Lisa McCarthy

16:12 Aug 30, 2010
Traducciones de español a inglés [PRO]
Lingüística / Tránsito en las ciudades
Término o frase en español: Acortar distancias...
Un entrevistado en una investigación de mercados opina que las motocicletas le sirven para acortar distancias (físicas, por supuesto), pues son más ágiles por entre el tráfico. ¿Alguna sugerencia? Millón de gracias.
Gabriel Aramburo Siegert
Local time: 01:01
To shorten journeys/distances
Explicación:
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or REDUCE JOURNEY TIMES

Cambridge Cycling Campaign » Newsletter 19 (August 1999)
For example, keeping cars out of bus lanes will help bikes, but it's a shame that ... with integrated transport in mind should reduce or **shorten journeys**. ...
www.camcycle.org.uk/newsletters/19/article1.html - Cached

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or CUT JOURNEY TIMES

National Motorcycle Week – Ride 2 Work - Ace Cafe
18 Jul 2007 ... **Scooters cut journey times** in the capital by an average of 48% ... industry : Drive The Debate On Bikes In Bus Lanes With Industry Campaigns ...
londonbikers.com/.../national-motorcycle-week-ride-2-work-ace-cafe - Cached - Similar
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Lisa McCarthy
España
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Resumen de las respuestas recibidas
4 +5To shorten journeys/distances
Lisa McCarthy
5reduce the distance(s) traveled
Muriel Vasconcellos
5Make trips faster
Henry Hinds
4make shortcuts
János Untener
3 +1to cut corners
Wendy Streitparth


  

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2 minutos   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 Coincidencias de otros usuarios (netas) +5
To shorten journeys/distances


Explicación:
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Note added at 3 minutos (2010-08-30 16:15:46 GMT)
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or REDUCE JOURNEY TIMES

Cambridge Cycling Campaign » Newsletter 19 (August 1999)
For example, keeping cars out of bus lanes will help bikes, but it's a shame that ... with integrated transport in mind should reduce or **shorten journeys**. ...
www.camcycle.org.uk/newsletters/19/article1.html - Cached

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Note added at 7 minutos (2010-08-30 16:20:16 GMT)
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or CUT JOURNEY TIMES

National Motorcycle Week – Ride 2 Work - Ace Cafe
18 Jul 2007 ... **Scooters cut journey times** in the capital by an average of 48% ... industry : Drive The Debate On Bikes In Bus Lanes With Industry Campaigns ...
londonbikers.com/.../national-motorcycle-week-ride-2-work-ace-cafe - Cached - Similar

Lisa McCarthy
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Coincido  philgoddard
7 minutos
  -> Thanks, Phil :)

Coincido  Cecilia Rey
26 minutos

Coincido  Lorraine Bathurst: reduce/cut time and/or shorten distance perhaps...
29 minutos

Coincido  Mayella Almazan
2 horas

Coincido  Parrot
5 horas
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4 minutos   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
make shortcuts


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i mean "take" a shortcut

János Untener
Hungría
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Idioma materno: húngaro
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22 minutos   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 5/5
Make trips faster


Explicación:
En realidad me convence más así.

Henry Hinds
Estados Unidos
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1 hora   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 Coincidencias de otros usuarios (netas) +1
to cut corners


Explicación:
literally or not

Wendy Streitparth
Alemania
Local time: 08:01
Idioma materno: inglés

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Coincido  Guille Jimenez: It was the first thing that crossed my mind
2 horas
  -> Muchas gracias Pablo
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3 horas   Nivel de confianza: Answerer confidence 5/5
acortar distancias...
reduce the distance(s) traveled


Explicación:
33,600 hits - examples:

We don't use the plural very much in English.

Reducing Vehicle Fuel (Gasoline, Diesel) Consumption
Nov 25, 2009 ... Plan your trips to reduce the distance traveled and combine errands (trip chaining). This will reduce the total miles traveled and your fuel ...
www.econogics.com/en/savefuel.htm

Avon Corporate Responsibility | Case Studies
By optimizing truck routes within the region, Avon Brazil was able to cut costs, reduce the distance traveled, and lower GHG emissions. ...
responsibility.avoncompany.com/page-53-Case-Studies

On the Distance Constrained Vehicle Routing Problem
by CL Li - 1992 - Cited by 27 - Related articles
each route is not large, we reduce the distance traveled by each server by constructing an optimal traveling salesman tour through these customers. ...
www.jstor.org/stable/171008

FuelCell Energy
Methods were identified to reduce the distance traveled by 45% in five major production lines. This increased the production capacity from 28 units annually ...
www.connstep.org/page/45-fuelcell-energy

Nov 2, 2009 ... In Montreal, in contrast, proximity to transit tends to further reduce the distance traveled by seniors, while the net effect is a small 1% ...
linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0966692309001525



Muriel Vasconcellos
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