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Pouly

English translation: pulley

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Dutch term or phrase:poelie
English translation:pulley
Entered by: Henrik Brameus
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22:04 Dec 7, 2003
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: Pouly
For a translation about a mechanical machine:

Vervangen van de Getande Riemen, de Pouly's en de Lagers van de machine

What is Pouly
Henrik Brameus
United States
Local time: 01:31
pulley
Explanation:
Sounds very much to me like a corruption of the English word pulley.
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Christopher Smith
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:31
Grading comment
Yes, it was a misspelling of poelie. Thanks!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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2 +9pulley
Christopher Smith


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 2/5Answerer confidence 2/5 peer agreement (net): +9
pulley


Explanation:
Sounds very much to me like a corruption of the English word pulley.

Christopher Smith
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:31
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 312
Grading comment
Yes, it was a misspelling of poelie. Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mirjam Bonne-Nollen: precies wat ik dacht!
1 min

agree  Mike Wilkinson: yup - I've come across all kinds of variants. Official spelling is "poelie", I think...
23 mins

agree  Anjo Sterringa: poelie is inderdaad de spelling.
51 mins

agree  Kate Hudson
1 hr

agree  Adela Van Gils
1 hr

agree  Linda Switten: Het rustigst loopt een bank waarbij de poelie tussen de lagers zit. ...
6 hrs

agree  Henk Peelen
8 hrs

agree  AllisonK
8 hrs

agree  GertV
10 hrs
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