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English translation: trimming

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Spanish term or phrase:resaque
English translation:trimming
Entered by: Bill Greendyk
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14:05 Jan 3, 2011
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Tech/Engineering - Manufacturing
Spanish term or phrase: resaque
"Si hubo resaque o doble resaque en el rollo, debe señalarse en que lado se realizó".

This is a document from a Mexican manufacturer of plastic sheeting. In the final inspection area of rolls that have been produced, the employee is to record the number of ´resaques´or ´doble resaques´ that have taken place during production.

Thank you for the assistance.
Bill Greendyk
United States
Local time: 23:22
trimming
Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thermoforming
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Mónica Algazi
Uruguay
Local time: 00:22
Grading comment
Thanks, Monica! This is clearly the right term, as manifested by the great references provided by Charles. Thanks to both! .... Bill
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Summary of answers provided
2 +1trimming
Mónica Algazi
Summary of reference entries provided
trimming
Charles Davis

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +1
trimming


Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thermoforming

Mónica Algazi
Uruguay
Local time: 00:22
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thanks, Monica! This is clearly the right term, as manifested by the great references provided by Charles. Thanks to both! .... Bill

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Charles Davis: See reference.
7 hrs
  -> Thanks, Charles.
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8 hrs
Reference: trimming

Reference information:
I think Mónica is right, though I don't think this can be established from her reference!
"Resacar" can mean "cut" or "trim", at least in Mexico:

"Una máquina resacadora de polines es un dispositivo que realiza dos cortes o “resaques” en tablones de madera que se colocan como travesaños en las tarimas del mismo material [...]"
http://expodime.cucei.udg.mx/marzo2008/memorias/Polines.pdf

Como puedo resacar mi pelo? - Yahoo! México Respuestas 0 0 Ninguno Ninguno http://www.browserdefender.com/es/getdomain/mx.answers.yahoo...
12 Abr 2009 ... Encuentra las respuestas de la pregunta Como puedo resacar mi pelo?, Cabello en Yahoo! México Respuestas. Descubre respuestas de las más ...
mx.answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid... - México - En caché

"Resaque" is also the word for the indentation in the body of a guitar next to the neck, known in English as a "cutaway":
"El bajo sexto es un instrumento musical de cuerda pulsada, utilizado comúnmente en la música popular del norte de México [...] El moderno instrumento cuenta con un característico resaque en la caja justo en la parte baja del brazo que sirve para tocar adornos en las notas más agudas. [...] Ha resurgido el uso del bajo quinto, ahora utilizado en música norteña (aunque proviene de la música sureña) [...] y éste lleva siempre el resaque, incluso a veces también en la parte superior (doble resaque)."
http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bajo_sexto

Charles Davis
Spain
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Note to reference poster
Asker: Charles, those are some awesome references (especially the first two) that really make it crystal clear to me that the word is 'trimming'. Thanks for your help on this one!!....Bill

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