pel

English translation: pod

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Dutch term or phrase:pel
English translation:pod
Entered by: Cynthia Brals-Rud

06:57 Feb 27, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Science
Dutch term or phrase: pel
We're dealing with Refined Soya oil. Describing the plant, beans, seeds..., the text reads,

"Elke boon heeft een pel die van 6 tot 8% van haar gewicht bedraagt."

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Cynthia Brals-Rud
Local time: 23:18
pod
Explanation:
"Every bean has a pod that amounts to / comes to 6 to 8 % of its weight."

De pel =

1) [dop] <van fruit> peel, rind; <van ei> shell ; <van peulvruchten> pod

2) [het pellen] peeling.
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pod


Explanation:
een "pod" is de "schil" van een peulvrucht.


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47 mins
pod


Explanation:
"Every bean has a pod that amounts to / comes to 6 to 8 % of its weight."

De pel =

1) [dop] <van fruit> peel, rind; <van ei> shell ; <van peulvruchten> pod

2) [het pellen] peeling.


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