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balls of pith

Portuguese translation: bolinhas de medula

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English term or phrase:balls of pith
Portuguese translation:bolinhas de medula
Entered by: poulson
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01:15 Feb 24, 2002
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: balls of pith
In 1774, George Lesage showed that balls of pith (vegetable fibre) in a device called electroscope could be made to jump when a wire connected the electroscope to a source of electrical charge.
poulson
United Kingdom
bolinhas de medula
Explanation:
Trata-sde de bolinhas de medula de sabugueiro.

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Note added at 2002-02-24 01:51:24 (GMT) Post-grading
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Correção : trata-se de bolinhas de medula de sabugueiro
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Sergio Artamonoff
Brazil
Local time: 05:19
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De facto, tinha encontrado uma tradução como esta também ,mas como já é algo muito específico, fiquei na dúvida. Obrigado, pela dica!
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bolinhas de medula


Explanation:
Trata-sde de bolinhas de medula de sabugueiro.

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Note added at 2002-02-24 01:51:24 (GMT) Post-grading
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Correção : trata-se de bolinhas de medula de sabugueiro



    Lewis L. Sell
Sergio Artamonoff
Brazil
Local time: 05:19
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 51
Grading comment
De facto, tinha encontrado uma tradução como esta também ,mas como já é algo muito específico, fiquei na dúvida. Obrigado, pela dica!
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