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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
 English term or phrase: Chain Spanish translation: Cadena

 07:06 Nov 18, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
/ Equivalencias de longitud
 English term or phrase: chains Necesito urgentemente la traducción del término CHAINS. Contexto:Centimetres, Inches, Feet, Yards, Meters, Chains, Kilometers, Miles, Nautical Miles
 Rikke Lyksbo
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Michel34
Local time: 04:21
 Gracias. La respuesta coincide con la información en http://www.construir.com/Econsult/C/CONSULTA/RENISON/DOCUMENT/medidas.htm Un saludo, Rikke4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

 mónica alfonso
 Francis Icaza
5chain
 Michel34
41 mile = 80 chainsMarcelo Queirolo
 Michel34
21 mile = 80 chainsMarcelo Queirolo

2 mins   confidence:

Explanation:
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 Michel34Local time: 04:21Native speaker of: English, SpanishPRO pts in pair: 97
 Gracias. La respuesta coincide con la información en http://www.construir.com/Econsult/C/CONSULTA/RENISON/DOCUMENT/medidas.htm Un saludo, Rikke

5 mins   confidence:
1 mile = 80 chains

Explanation:
Lenght measurement unit

 Marcelo QueiroloPRO pts in pair: 7

7 mins   confidence:
1 mile = 80 chains

Explanation:
Lenght measurement unit

 Marcelo QueiroloPRO pts in pair: 7

8 mins   confidence:
chain

Explanation:
Here's a reference site where you can check. It gives a long list of how "chain" is used in different context and it also says:

. chain -- (a unit of length)

:)

Reference: http://fl.spanishdict.com
 Michel34Local time: 04:21Native speaker of: English, SpanishPRO pts in pair: 97

9 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1

Explanation:
chain scale: scale used by (Collazo) engineers and draftmen graduated in inches that are subdivided by 10 and multiples of 10 (Webster)

 mónica alfonsoLocal time: 04:21Native speaker of: SpanishPRO pts in pair: 1657

agree
 4 mins

9 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +1

Explanation:
If you go to
http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl

It's linear measurement rarely used these days that represents 66 feet.

Best

F.

Reference: http://eurodic.ip.lu:8086//cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pl
 Francis IcazaUnited StatesLocal time: 03:21Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 225

agree
 2 mins
-> Good morning, and thanks

11 mins   confidence:

Explanation:
EurodicAutom

1 chain = 22 yards (UK measurement)

 carpman22United KingdomLocal time: 08:21PRO pts in pair: 36