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rueda de galleta

English translation: temporary use spare tyres/space savers

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Spanish term or phrase:rueda de galleta
English translation:temporary use spare tyres/space savers
Entered by: Parrot
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22:08 Mar 2, 2004
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / Mechanical
Spanish term or phrase: rueda de galleta
VERY, VERY URGENT!

This really is a tough one to me. They're talking about the space in the boot, where there's adequate room for a normal-sized spare tyre or for a "rueda de galleta". Any ideas out there?

Thanks. Margaret.
margaret caulfield
Local time: 02:41
temporary use spare tyres
Explanation:
also called "space savers". The def. is Australian:

(glad to see you busy!)
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Parrot
Spain
Local time: 02:41
Grading comment
Many thanks, Cecilia.

I've used "space savers", but I would never have guessed!!!

Margaret
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4 +2temporary use spare tyres
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temporary use spare tyres


Explanation:
also called "space savers". The def. is Australian:

(glad to see you busy!)


    Reference: http://www.bridgestone.com.au/tyres/products/car/care/tempor...
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 02:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 52
Grading comment
Many thanks, Cecilia.

I've used "space savers", but I would never have guessed!!!

Margaret

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