KudoZ home » English » Tech/Engineering

filter vessel

English translation: filter container

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:filter vessel
English translation:filter container
Entered by: Sarah Ponting
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

14:19 Jan 9, 2003
English to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: filter vessel
system to filter slurry oil
Publius
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:59
filter container
Explanation:
Part of the filtration system:

"Vessel: A hollow utensil, such as a cup, vase, or pitcher, used as a container, especially for liquids."

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2003-01-09 14:47:29 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Just in case the meaning of filter was unclear as well:

\"Filter: A porous material through which a liquid or gas is passed in order to separate the fluid from suspended particulate matter. b. A device containing such a substance.\"

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language
Selected response from:

Sarah Ponting
Italy
Local time: 14:59
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement. KudoZ.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
4 +2filter container
Sarah Ponting


  

Answers


27 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
filter container


Explanation:
Part of the filtration system:

"Vessel: A hollow utensil, such as a cup, vase, or pitcher, used as a container, especially for liquids."

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2003-01-09 14:47:29 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Just in case the meaning of filter was unclear as well:

\"Filter: A porous material through which a liquid or gas is passed in order to separate the fluid from suspended particulate matter. b. A device containing such a substance.\"

The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language

Sarah Ponting
Italy
Local time: 14:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 67
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement. KudoZ.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Hermann: explicit! :-)
3 hrs
  -> thanks :-)

agree  Dolly Xu
1 day12 hrs
  -> thanks
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search