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Milena Luchetta da Costa

Atlanta - GA, United States

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Milena’s Selected Translation Work

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English (EN)shuck

To remove the shells from seafood, such as oysters and clams, or the husks from corn.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)Debulhar

Remover as cascas dos frutos do mar como ostras e mariscos, ou os grãos da espiga de milho.

Culinary arts; Cooking

English (EN)olfactory nerve

A nerve that registers smells by carrying the impulses for the sense of smell from the nose to the brain.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)Nervo Olfatório

Nervo queregistra odores, carregando os impulsos para o receptor olfativo desde o nariz até o cérebro.

Anatomy; Cranial nerves

English (EN)meninges

A series of membranous layers of connective tissue that protect the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord).

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)meninges

um conjunto de camadas membranosas de tecido conectivo que protege o sistema nervoso central (cérebro e coluna vertebral).

Anatomy; Central nervous system

English (EN)bipedal

Walking erect on two legs.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)bípede

O que anda ereto sobre duas pernas.

Medical devices; OBGYN equipment

English (EN)soft collar

Collar made from foam to immobilize the neck, often following car accidents to treat whiplash.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)Colar cervical

Colar produzido de espuma para imobilizar a região cervica (pescoço), geralemnte após acidentes automobilísticos com chicoteamente cervical.

Medical devices;

English (EN)antibodies

Chemicals made by the body to fight or attack foreign substances entering the body. Normally they prevent infection; however, when they attack the sperm or fetus, they cause infertility. Sperm antibodies may be made by either the man or the woman.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)anticorpos

Moléculas produzidas pelo corpo com o objetivo de atacar substãncias estranhas que entram no organismo. Normalmente, previnem infecções, porém, quando atacam o espermatozóide ou feto, causam infertilidade. Os anticorpos antiespermatozóides são produzidos ...

Medical devices; OBGYN equipment

English (EN)facial nerve

The facial nerve is a mixed nerve that has fibers both going out and coming in. It supplies the muscles of the of facial expression.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)nervo facial

O nervo facial é um nervo misto que possue fibras ascendentes e descendentes, Ele inerva os músculos da expressão facial.

Anatomy; Cranial nerves

English (EN)beta hCG test

A blood test used to detect very early pregnancies and to evaluate embryonic development.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)Teste Beta HCG

Exame de sangue usado para detectar a gravidez precocemente e avaliar o desenvolvimento embrionário.

Medical devices; OBGYN equipment

English (EN)amenorrhea, secondary

A term describing a woman who has menstruated at one time, but who has not had a period for six months or more.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)Amenorréia secundária

Termo para descrever a mulher que já menstruou, mas que não apresenta um ciclo menstrual por seis meses ou mais.

Medical devices; OBGYN equipment

English (EN)zest

The colored outer portion of citrus fruit peel. It is rich in fruit oils and often used as a seasoning. To remove the zest, scrape a grater or fruit zester across the peel; avoid the white membrane beneath the peel because it is bitter.

Portuguese, Brazilian (PB)Casca Ralada

A parte colorida e exterior da casca de frutas cítricas. É rica em óleos essenciais da fruta de é sado geralmente como um tempero. Para remover a casca, esfregue um ralador ou microplane sobre a casca, evitando a membrana branca encontrada logo após a casca ...

Culinary arts; Cooking