swing-top

Portuguese translation: tampo do balcão

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English term or phrase:swing-top
Portuguese translation:tampo do balcão
Entered by: Susana Valdez

18:52 Nov 30, 2009
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
English term or phrase: swing-top
Lola ducked under the swing-top counter and took the king-sized portion of chips Alf had wrapped for her.

Context: Lola is in a pub.
Susana Valdez
Portugal
Local time: 14:27
tampo do balcão
Explanation:
A countertop that swings up and down to provide access to the employees' side. I'm sure you've seen one :) Most cafés and bars have them, as do mall kiosks and whatnot...
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Filippe Vasconcellos de Freitas Guimarães
Brazil
Local time: 12:27
Grading comment
This was not exactly what I was looking for... but thank you anyway.
2 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



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4 +3tampo do balcão
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tampo do balcão


Explanation:
A countertop that swings up and down to provide access to the employees' side. I'm sure you've seen one :) Most cafés and bars have them, as do mall kiosks and whatnot...

Filippe Vasconcellos de Freitas Guimarães
Brazil
Local time: 12:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 26
Grading comment
This was not exactly what I was looking for... but thank you anyway.

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