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bécassine verticale

English translation: long nosed/snipe

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French term or phrase:bécassine verticale
English translation:long nosed/snipe
Entered by: priya narayan
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15:49 Aug 3, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks
French term or phrase: bécassine verticale
Hello,
I am unable to translate the word bécassine in the below sentence...any help?
Priya
Sentence:
Objectif de jeu axial entre l’appui bécassine verticale de la gorge de bécassine et l’appui rondelle de la BI
priya narayan
Local time: 16:02
long nosed/snipe
Explanation:
All I could find is this:
Snipe Nose Pliers
Pliers with half round and tapered jaws. Also known as Long Nose Pliers.
http://www.diracdelta.co.uk/science/source/m/e/mechanical en...
Every other ref seems to be bird related and I didn't think they would be much use to you.!


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Note added at 26 mins (2006-08-03 16:16:03 GMT)
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..and I wondered if it could be something which has the same shape as a snipe's beak-sorry can't be more help
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Cervin
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:32
Grading comment
thank you , I also found snipe ( but more of a bird context!)
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1long nosed/snipe
Cervin


  

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long nosed/snipe


Explanation:
All I could find is this:
Snipe Nose Pliers
Pliers with half round and tapered jaws. Also known as Long Nose Pliers.
http://www.diracdelta.co.uk/science/source/m/e/mechanical en...
Every other ref seems to be bird related and I didn't think they would be much use to you.!


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Note added at 26 mins (2006-08-03 16:16:03 GMT)
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..and I wondered if it could be something which has the same shape as a snipe's beak-sorry can't be more help

Cervin
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:32
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
thank you , I also found snipe ( but more of a bird context!)
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