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English translation: observation port

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French term or phrase:hublot
English translation:observation port
Entered by: Nicholas Ferreira
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16:37 Mar 8, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / part of reactor in chem lab
French term or phrase: hublot
In describing this certain reactor (réacteur), it lists the following parts:

"...le **hublot**, le dôme, l’axe et la palle de l’agitateur, les parois, le fond, les boules de nettoyage, ainsi que les piquages du dôme, et aucune trace de riboflavine n’y a été détectée sous lumière UV"

What part would this refer to?
Nicholas Ferreira
Canada
Local time: 04:11
eyepiece / looking port
Explanation:
It could be referring to an observation point. As they are looking for traces of riboflavin, they would be inspecting those places where it could gather.
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John Simpson
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:11
Grading comment
Thank you both for your help!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +1eyepiece / looking portJohn Simpson


  

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
eyepiece / looking port


Explanation:
It could be referring to an observation point. As they are looking for traces of riboflavin, they would be inspecting those places where it could gather.

John Simpson
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:11
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thank you both for your help!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxBourth: "Port" or "observation port".
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