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06:00 Jul 7, 2007
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English to Swedish translations [PRO]
Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting / kviltning, vaddering
English term or phrase: bearding
När vadden kryper igenom täckets tyg.
Anette Herbert
Local time: 10:13
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Summary of answers provided
3vaddkant, förse med vaddkant
Mats Wiman


Discussion entries: 1





  

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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
vaddkant, förse med vaddkant


Explanation:
OneLook Dictionary:
beard:
# noun: tuft of strong filaments by which e.g. a mussel makes itself fast to a fixed surface
# verb: go along the rim, like a beard around the chin (Example: "Houses bearded the top of the heights")

Norstedts:
tuft [tʌft]
I s
1 tofs; tott, test; knippe, kvast, klase; bot. flock; tuft of feathers fjäderbuske; tuft of wool ulltapp, ulltott
2 tuva ⁅a tuft of grass⁆, [vass]rugge; buskage, [liten] dunge (klunga)
II vb tr
1 pryda med en tofs (tofsar)
2 stoppa ⁅tuft a mattress⁆
III vb itr växa i (bilda) tofsar (tuvor etc., jfr I)



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Note added at 4 days (2007-07-11 13:06:42 GMT)
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Tack för ref. men jag vet ej mer.

Kanske (vadd)skägg eller 'nuppor' vara något
Sorry!



    Reference: http://www.onelook.com/?loc=lemma3&w=beard
Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 11:13
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in category: 12
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