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English translation: tile wainscoting

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Catalan term or phrase:arrambador
English translation:tile wainscoting
Entered by: Hazel Whiteley
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21:54 Jan 4, 2002
Catalan to English translations [PRO]
/ interiorisme
Catalan term or phrase: arrambador
Were this wood, it would be wainscoting.

"El sostre del menjador està decorat amb unes delicioses llosetes de cartró premsat que representen cireretes d’arboç amb fullatge. Entre el sostre i les parets hi ha tot un fris de mènsules amb clavells vermells pintats, i per acabar-ho de recarregar, a les parets hi ha esgrafiada una heura verda sobre un fons color crema, i ocells hiperrealistes que volen, i a mitja alçada comença **l’arrambador** ceràmic."
xxxJon Zuber
tile wainscoting
Explanation:
I think this works.

Good luck.

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Note added at 2002-01-04 22:08:47 (GMT) Post-grading
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Yeah, I agree. I sort of feel that here it\'s being used figuratively in some way.
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Hazel Whiteley
Local time: 11:01
Grading comment
Strictly speaking, wainscoting is wood, but if we all went around speaking strictly we'd be out of a job. Thanks, Hazel.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4tile wainscoting
Hazel Whiteley


  

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tile wainscoting


Explanation:
I think this works.

Good luck.

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Note added at 2002-01-04 22:08:47 (GMT) Post-grading
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Yeah, I agree. I sort of feel that here it\'s being used figuratively in some way.


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Hazel Whiteley
Local time: 11:01
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 63
Grading comment
Strictly speaking, wainscoting is wood, but if we all went around speaking strictly we'd be out of a job. Thanks, Hazel.
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