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English translation: therm

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Spanish term or phrase:termia (ud.)
English translation:therm
Entered by: Parrot
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10:19 Mar 6, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / Energy, natural gas
Spanish term or phrase: termias (URGENT)
"17.000 millones de termias". I looked this up in Eurodic and found "termia" as the English translation; websearch in Google reveals ONLY ONE HIT IN ENGLISH. (???)
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 03:53
therm
Explanation:
see ref

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Note added at 2002-03-06 10:27:23 (GMT)
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NOUN: 1a. A unit of heat equal to 100,000 British thermal units (1.054 × 108 joules). b. A unit of heat equal to 1,000 large calories. 2a. A unit of heat equal to the large calorie. b. A unit of heat equal to the small calorie.
ETYMOLOGY: Greek therm, heat, from thermos, warm, hot.
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MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 03:53
Grading comment
THANKS LOADS!!!
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therm


Explanation:
see ref

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Note added at 2002-03-06 10:27:23 (GMT)
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NOUN: 1a. A unit of heat equal to 100,000 British thermal units (1.054 × 108 joules). b. A unit of heat equal to 1,000 large calories. 2a. A unit of heat equal to the large calorie. b. A unit of heat equal to the small calorie.
ETYMOLOGY: Greek therm, heat, from thermos, warm, hot.


    Reference: http://www.bartleby.com/61/54/T0155400.html
MJ Barber
Spain
Local time: 03:53
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 891
Grading comment
THANKS LOADS!!!

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agree  xxxAnneM: http://www.google.com/search?q=gas therm&hl=es&start=10&sa=N
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