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10:00 May 22, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: CVVT
Traducción sobre motor de automóvil. Es una unidad de medida.

Summary of answers provided
naContinuous Variable Valve TimingJaime Aguirre
naCWT = Abrev. for hundredweight = quintal
naReglaje variable contínuo de las válvulasTelesforo Fernandez
naMaybe one of these?
Bertha S. Deffenbaugh



13 mins
Maybe one of these?

Acronym Definition
CWT Hundred Weight (C for Centum, a hundred and Wt for weight)
CWT Call Waiting Telephone
CWT Center for Wireless Telecommunications
CWT Cleared While Testing (telecommunications)
CWT Code Walk-Through
CWT Compensated Work Therapy (Vet, Admin)
CWT Complete Waste of Time
CWT Continuous Wavelet Transform
CWT Cowra, New South Wales, Australia - Cowra (Airport Code)
CWT Customer Wait Time

I found only these. Hope it helps a bit.



Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
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Reglaje variable contínuo de las válvulas

Sist. de distribución variable que optimiza la combustión y su rendimiento modificando la posición de los árboles de levas con respecto a las válvulas mediante una válvula de regulación hidráulica. Así la apertura y cierre de las válvulas de admisión y escape se ajustan al régimen de funcionamiento del motor.

Telesforo Fernandez
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CWT = Abrev. for hundredweight = quintal

[quintal= 4 arrobas = 100 libras = 45,359 kg] as per Javier Collazo.

    Dicc. Terminos Tecnicos/Javier Collazo
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40 mins
Continuous Variable Valve Timing

Continuous Variable Valve Timing = Sincronización variable y continua de las válvulas

Jaime Aguirre
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