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contracolpi

English translation: recoil

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Italian term or phrase:contracolpi
English translation:recoil
Entered by: Alexander Chisholm
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09:29 Apr 5, 2004
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / tool operation
Italian term or phrase: contracolpi
From a document relating to power tools etc. and how using them avoids "contracolpi" on the hands of the operators.

So far I have found "counterblows" but I'm not sure of the usage. Any suggastions?
Alexander Chisholm
Local time: 20:41
recoil
Explanation:
it's spelt wrong! "contraccolpo"
Angela
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Angela Arnone
Local time: 20:41
Grading comment
Cheers Angela, many thanks for the answer, sorry about the delay in grading.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +3recoil
Angela Arnone


  

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recoil


Explanation:
it's spelt wrong! "contraccolpo"
Angela


Angela Arnone
Local time: 20:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 3602
Grading comment
Cheers Angela, many thanks for the answer, sorry about the delay in grading.

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