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torniquete (display unit)

English translation: carousel (expositor gráfico)

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Spanish term or phrase:torniquete (display unit)
English translation:carousel (expositor gráfico)
Entered by: Herman Vilella
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15:48 Jan 4, 2003
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
/ MUSEUM
Spanish term or phrase: torniquete (display unit)
MUSEUM PHOTOGRAPHY COLLECTION: There are 90 daguerreotypes, 20 ambrotypes, 7 ferrotypes, and 31 albums, which include a total of 1,969 photographs, 122 framed works, 728 cartes de visite in torniquetes and 65 hand-coloured photographs.
I CAN IMAGINE WHAT THIS IS -- YOU TURN A HANDLE AND THE DIFFERENT CARDS FLIP AROUND. ANY IDEAS/SUGGESTIONS CONCERNING WHAT YOU WOULD CALL SUCH A THING IN ENGLISH???
Ross Andrew Parker
Local time: 20:46
card carousel
Explanation:
also spelled carrousel.

Always said carousel (carrousel) in English. ¿Remember Kodak Carousel? Are we looking again at a text that was badly translated to English from Spanish (or French)?
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Herman Vilella
Local time: 20:46
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Thanks.
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5 +3card carouselHerman Vilella


  

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card carousel


Explanation:
also spelled carrousel.

Always said carousel (carrousel) in English. ¿Remember Kodak Carousel? Are we looking again at a text that was badly translated to English from Spanish (or French)?

Herman Vilella
Local time: 20:46
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 344
Grading comment
Thanks.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jane Lamb-Ruiz: picture carousel
22 mins

agree  johnclaude
3 hrs

agree  xxxAOssaRuz: carrousel
6 hrs
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