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pitched battle


      n   batalha campal
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"pitched battle": examples and translations in context
His arrest was accomplished only after Jamaican police fought a pitched battle with his Shower Posse gunmen in the Tivoli Gardens area of Kingston. Sua prisão somente foi efetuada após uma batalha campal entre a polícia e seus pistoleiros de Shower Posse, na área de Tivoli Garden, em Kingston.
Is there any way to avoid a pitched battle? Há alguma maneira de evitar uma batalha campal?
The pitched battle went on for four hours, finishing around 8pm, due to the personal intervention of the municipal commander of the National Police and the administrator of Tchicala-Tcholoanga, Luísa Ngueve. A batalha campal durou quatro horas, tendo terminado perto das 20h00, com a intervenção pessoal do comandante municipal da Polícia Nacional e da administradora de Tchicala-Tcholoanga, Luísa Ngueve.
Even so, thousands of members of the opposition came out onto the streets the next day for a protest that ended with scenes of pitched battle, around five hundred detentions, and at least a score of fatalities. Ainda assim, milhares de opositores saíram às ruas no dia seguinte, em uma marcha que terminou com cenas de batalha campal, cerca de meio milhar de presos e no mínimo vinte vítimas fatais.
Hundreds went out, they say, Pitched battle. Centenas saíram, dizem por aí, Batalha campal.
At dawn a pitched battle broke out Na madrugada a batalha campal eclodiu
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