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English term or phrase:leach
Spanish translation:baluma
Entered by: Narcis Lozano Drago
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14:30 Jul 4, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Ships, Sailing, Maritime / Racing Spars
English term or phrase: leach
In the sentence: "The lightweight 40 mm SILVER boom is much stiffer than the school boom and will allow the sailor to put more tension on the leach". Does anyone know what the translation for "leach" in this context is?

Thank you very much in advance!
Lorena Pozo
Canada
Local time: 20:55
baluma
Explanation:
leach es una variación de 'leech'

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leech_(disambiguation)

Y leech es:the after or leeward edge of a fore-and-aft sail, the leeward edge of a spinnaker or a vertical edge of a square sail.
(OXFORD)

en español sería baluma.

baluma- [ Translate this page ]baluma f. es baluma. fr chute. en leech. <Esports: Vela>. Costat més llarg d'una vela, des del puny de drissa fins al puny d'escota.
www.termcat.cat/dicci/esports_nautics/contingut/fitxes/4/42... - 1k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Un saludo

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Narcis Lozano Drago
Spain
Local time: 02:55
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Muchas gracias Narcís!

Lorena
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baluma


Explanation:
leach es una variación de 'leech'

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leech_(disambiguation)

Y leech es:the after or leeward edge of a fore-and-aft sail, the leeward edge of a spinnaker or a vertical edge of a square sail.
(OXFORD)

en español sería baluma.

baluma- [ Translate this page ]baluma f. es baluma. fr chute. en leech. <Esports: Vela>. Costat més llarg d'una vela, des del puny de drissa fins al puny d'escota.
www.termcat.cat/dicci/esports_nautics/contingut/fitxes/4/42... - 1k - Supplemental Result - Cached - Similar pages

Un saludo



Narcis Lozano Drago
Spain
Local time: 02:55
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 32
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Muchas gracias Narcís!

Lorena
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