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driehoeksleutel

English translation: triangular key

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Dutch term or phrase:driehoeksleutel
English translation:triangular key
Entered by: Willemina Hagenauw
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16:41 Jan 30, 2003
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: driehoeksleutel
"Een driehoeksleutel voor de afdichtkraan van de natte blusleiding".
Willemina Hagenauw
Local time: 09:17
triangular key
Explanation:
zou ik zeggen

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Note added at 2003-01-30 17:02:26 (GMT)
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nee, liever:
tirangular spanner (VK)
triangular wrench (VS)
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Henk Peelen
Netherlands
Local time: 10:17
Grading comment
Bedankt Henk!

Willemina
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4 +2triangular key
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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
triangular key


Explanation:
zou ik zeggen

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Note added at 2003-01-30 17:02:26 (GMT)
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nee, liever:
tirangular spanner (VK)
triangular wrench (VS)

Henk Peelen
Netherlands
Local time: 10:17
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 756
Grading comment
Bedankt Henk!

Willemina

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Jacqueline van der Spek: triangular key
37 mins
  -> depends on what kind of "sleutel" is meant: to lock/unlock a lock (= key) or to turn a cock/valve (spanner/wrench). I thought they mean the last one!

agree  Jason Roberts: Triangular Key, even for US, imo
59 mins
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