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12:49 Dec 5, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Law/Patents - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / Chemical engineering
English term or phrase: overhead
In this text, "overhead" is a fluid (gas or liquid) effluent at the top of a distillation column.
Diana Landau
Local time: 21:17

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4producto de cabeza o destilado
Hazel Whiteley
3 +1destilado de cabeza
Terry Burgess

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destilado de cabeza

Hi Diana:-)
This is from the EurodicAutom.


TERM distillation overhead

Reference OJEC L 333/1997

TERM destilado de cabeza

Reference DOCE L 333/1997

Hope this helps:-)

Terry Burgess
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producto de cabeza o destilado

The references will take you to explanations of what these are.

    Reference: http://www.imiq.org/mty/st-vt-7/VT-7-5.PDF
    Reference: http://www.cafw.net/equimica.htm
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