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doigt de gant

English translation: thimble

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French term or phrase:doigt de gant
English translation:thimble
Entered by: Nicholas Ferreira
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17:03 Mar 8, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / part of evaporator in chem lab
French term or phrase: doigt de gant
This is the description of the part of the "panoplie évaporateur":

"le bas, le **doigt de gant de la sonde de température**, les parois du S240, la plaque supérieure de l’échangeur, ainsi que la liaison supérieure entre l’échangeur et le séparateur".

Could you say "temperature sensor pocket"? Suggestions?
Nicholas Ferreira
Canada
Local time: 08:44
thimble
Explanation:
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Francis MARC
Lithuania
Local time: 15:44
Grading comment
Thank you all.
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3 +2thimble
Francis MARC


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +2
thimble


Explanation:
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Francis MARC
Lithuania
Local time: 15:44
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 40
Grading comment
Thank you all.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Claire Cox: That's what's in the AFNOR nuclear dictionary
18 mins

agree  xxxBourth: Must be in the glossary too. Asked a few months back. Aka instrument pocket, thermowell.
4 hrs
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