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Tech/Engineering - Furniture / Household Appliances
|Spanish term or phrase: chapa/chapas|
|This is more about furniture. I am confused as to whether chapa is "veneer" or "panneling" or both or something else even.|
Here are two separate examples.
"Empresa fundada en 1946 especializada en dormitorios, comedores y modulares empleando chapas y maderas naturales, combinando artesanía y tecnología para ofrecer la mas alta calidad"
Seems to have a totally different meaning here
Juego de chapas de ébano de macasar en combinación con acero inoxidable en patas, tiradores o como elemento decorativo...
Thanks for any help
Your text says chapa Y maderas naturales, so in my opinion it should be "veneer AND natural wood"
According to Babylon:
• chapa (f)
n. sheet, plate; ply; tag; veneer; lock (Latin America)
According to Merriam Webster:
1 : a thin sheet of a material: as a : a layer of wood of superior value or excellent grain to be glued to an inferior wood b : any of the thin layers bonded together to form plywood
2 : a protective or ornamental facing (as of brick or stone)
3 : a superficial or deceptively attractive appearance, display, or effect : FACADE, GLOSS
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chapa f 1. (metal) sheet 2. (lámina) plate; (de madera) panel 3. (contrachapado) plywood 4. (tapón) (bottle)cap 5. (colorete) rouge, blusher Am; (chapeta) flush (in the cheeks) 6. (placa) shield Brit, badge Am 7. AmL (cerradura) lock 8. pl (juego) game played with bottlecaps
Note added at 2 mins (2005-07-21 17:59:14 GMT)
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Just extrapolating from the text, because I am not familiar with the term "chapa" used in this context:
Breakfast Bar Stools and Kitchen/Diner ChairsSeats: Metal-framed chairs and stools usually have colour co-ordinated seats in natural and laminated wood. Leather, fabric, mesh and coloured polypropylene ...
www.ksa.co.uk/kitchens/stools_and_chairs.asp - 34k - Jul 20, 2005 - Cached - Similar pages
ART - Art, College of Arts & Sciences, University of Toledo[3 hours] The application of subtractive processes using natural and laminated wood, and cast and natural stone to manipulate form and space. ...
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