lead shot

17:37 Nov 30, 2009
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Food & Drink / food engineering
English term or phrase: lead shot
El texto habla acerca de algunos estudios sobre la transferencia de calor por convección de alimentos enlatados.

El término LEAD SHOT no logro encontrarle una acepción que se relaciones con esta área.Sólo encuentro el significado "perdigones".

Agradecería su ayuda

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Wendy Petzall
Miguel Angel Orjuela Pineda
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lead shot

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Me parece que a lo que se refiere este término es el plomo que pueden contener los envases o algo así. Es difícil de saber si no veo la frase completa.

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Using Google search I found:03:45

volume of water displaced by 500 g of peas. Walls and Hunter (1938b) found the ... Makower (1957) used sucrose solutions and concluded that reliable mea- ... Loading was by pouring lead shot into a container supported by the pea. ...
doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1745-4603.1973.tb00663.x - Similar -
Althoug I couldn't get access to the full article, and there is no mention of "lead shot" in the available abstract, it seems to be a physical method for determining tenderness of pea crops, done by mixing -and later somehow "measuring"- peas and lead shot, which are probably metal balls, similar to "perdigones"; you could use "balines"

    Reference: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/journal/120072788/abstrac...
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¿Y la frase completa es...?

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