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pour refaire la garde hydraulique

English translation: trap

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French term or phrase:garde hydraulique
English translation:trap
Entered by: Didier Fourcot
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10:02 May 29, 2002
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / pharmaceutical engineering
French term or phrase: pour refaire la garde hydraulique
Under the heading of:
Chauffage/Distillation de l'azeotrope IPA/eau du reactor XX:

'Avant d'envoyer les distillats vers le VRXX, mettre le reactor REXX en configuration reflux pour refaire la garde hydraulique (vanne XX fermee).
French2English
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:42
siphon trap ou trap
Explanation:
The "garde (hydraulique)" here is the amount of water trapped in a siphon (ubend) in order to avoid contamination or return of the distillate.
In the "Dictionnaire des Industries" of "Conseil International de la Langue Française" (CILF):
"garde d'eau" = traps, running trap, siphon trap
Hauteur d'eau tenue en réserve dans les siphons et formant fermeture hydraulique
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Local time: 19:42
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4 +2siphon trap ou trap
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siphon trap ou trap


Explanation:
The "garde (hydraulique)" here is the amount of water trapped in a siphon (ubend) in order to avoid contamination or return of the distillate.
In the "Dictionnaire des Industries" of "Conseil International de la Langue Française" (CILF):
"garde d'eau" = traps, running trap, siphon trap
Hauteur d'eau tenue en réserve dans les siphons et formant fermeture hydraulique


Didier Fourcot
Local time: 19:42
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 756
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