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15:19 Apr 6, 2005
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English to Arabic translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering
English term or phrase: de-tinted
"To clamp the tie for inserting or extracting, you would push this lever down, clamp the tie and then let off the lever. We have two levers that are de-tinted into the up position. These controls, the rail clamps for the rail and the jack cylinders to jack the rail up to extract or insert the ties."

From a description of railroad machine.
Note: "tie" here means the concrete/wooden bar inserted under the tracks of a railroad.

Thank you
Waleed Mohamed
United Arab Emirates
Local time: 23:18

Summary of answers provided



31 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5

1. a color or a variety of a color; hue.
2. a color diluted with white; a color of less than maximum purity, chromo, or saturation.
3. a delicate or pale color.
4. any of various commercial dyes for the hair.
5. Engraving.a uniform shading, as that produced by a series of fine parallel lines.
6. Also called tint' block". Print.a faintly or lightly colored background upon which an illustration or the like is to be printed.

to apply a tint or tints to; color slightly or delicately; tinge.

Note added at 36 mins (2005-04-06 15:55:57 GMT)

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Note added at 39 mins (2005-04-06 15:59:18 GMT)

detint: 2 parallel items

Note added at 44 mins (2005-04-06 16:04:21 GMT)

detinted up: raised up by the lever block.

Saudi Arabia
Local time: 22:18
Native speaker of: Native in ArabicArabic
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