Lever

Malay translation: tuas/tuil

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English term or phrase:Lever
Malay translation:tuas/tuil
Entered by: yam2u

16:05 May 19, 2014
English to Malay translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Food & Drink
English term or phrase: Lever
A lever as one part of a coffee machine. What is the Malay equivalent?
Hasnan Hakim
Malaysia
Local time: 21:29
tuas/tuil
Explanation:
Straightforward definition of term. You can use either. I personally prefer tuas

Ref: Istilah Malaysia at DBP/PRPM
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yam2u
United States
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lever
tuas/tuil


Explanation:
Straightforward definition of term. You can use either. I personally prefer tuas

Ref: Istilah Malaysia at DBP/PRPM

yam2u
United States
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agree  Naim Jalil
9 hrs
  -> thank you, Naim!

agree  Rofidah Haji Said: Tuas and Tuil-same meaning in both "Kamus Melayu Inggeris Dewan" and "Kamus Dewan"..."alat yang digunakan utk mengangkat atau menaikkan sedikit barang yang berat-berat, pengungkil". In english is lever.
6 days
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