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Spanish to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Archaeology
Spanish term or phrase:repiqueteado
In a (very) specialised archaeological text about the Upper Palaeolithic. Relates to a stone excavated from a cave in Cantabria.
"El canto, de 5,7 cm de largo, presenta una alineación de cuatro puntos repiqueteados sobre los que se sitúa un quinto punto."
Thank you for pointing me in the right direction. The final translation was "points made by tapping", to get the idea across. Thanks also to Ernesto and Marina. 2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Thank you for pointing me in the right direction. The final translation was "points made by tapping", to get the idea across. Thanks also to Ernesto and Marina.
15 hrs confidence:
Explanation: Unless the holes were drilled, then they were chiseled.
These ancient people are presently referred to as the Megalithic Stone Builders.
... consisting of a circle of holes chiseled into the limestone bedrock. ... www.crystalinks.com/observa.html - 30k - Cached - Similar pages
... three more squarish holes chiseled in the rock in front of the platform. ...
He theorized that perhaps this was the seal-stone from the tomb of Joseph ... www.arkdiscovery.com/aocpt4.htm
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