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English translation: chute

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Spanish term or phrase:canaleta
English translation:chute
Entered by: Parrot
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15:02 May 18, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: canaleta
Breakdown of civil works items:
"Para cada unidad ha de constar:
·Sistema de hormigonado (mediante bomba, con grúa y cubilote, **canaleta**, vertido directo,...).
·Características de los medios mecánicos," etc.

Considering this could hardly be poured through a gutter, what does it refer to?
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 02:46
chute
Explanation:
Hi Cecilia!

Collazo calls it a "chute"

This must refer to the chute used for pouring concrete.

Harcourt: AP Dictionary of Science and Technology:
... Search by Word: Browse by scientific field Back to Dictionary home concrete chute
Engineering. an inclined metal trough through which concrete moves downward. ...
www.harcourt.com/dictionary/def/2/3/3/7/2337800.html - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

Un saludo!

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Bill Greendyk
United States
Local time: 20:46
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thanks! Whoever believed that my sassy parrot could be at a loss for words this badly ...
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4 +2chute
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chute


Explanation:
Hi Cecilia!

Collazo calls it a "chute"

This must refer to the chute used for pouring concrete.

Harcourt: AP Dictionary of Science and Technology:
... Search by Word: Browse by scientific field Back to Dictionary home concrete chute
Engineering. an inclined metal trough through which concrete moves downward. ...
www.harcourt.com/dictionary/def/2/3/3/7/2337800.html - 5k - Cached - Similar pages

Un saludo!



Bill Greendyk
United States
Local time: 20:46
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 527
Grading comment
thanks! Whoever believed that my sassy parrot could be at a loss for words this badly ...

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