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that traffic light are tripped by weight


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01:06 Nov 3, 2007
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Other / loop, traffic light signal
English term or phrase: that traffic light are tripped by weight
I have problems in trriped (that context)
Local time: 16:56

Summary of answers provided
4 +2que se activan los semáfaros con el peso
Michael Powers (PhD)

Discussion entries: 2



1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
que se activan los semáfaros con el peso

Mike :)

Note added at 2 mins (2007-11-03 01:09:07 GMT)

Muchas veces cuando un carro llega donde el semáfaro rojo, el mismo peso del carro activa el mecanismo del semáfaro para que poco tiempo después cambie de rojo a verde.

Note added at 5 mins (2007-11-03 01:11:46 GMT)

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c (set off) ‹ alarm › activar, hacer* que se dispare;

Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 17:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 208

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jack_speak: si. activados = tripped.
30 mins
  -> Gracias, Jack y saludos - Mike :)

agree  Cesar Serrano
10 hrs
  -> Gracias, Cesar - Mike :)
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