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Spanish translation: que no necesita mordiente

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English term or phrase:substantive
Spanish translation:que no necesita mordiente
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)
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10:08 May 22, 2003
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng / chemistry
English term or phrase: substantive
"a substantive, emollient oil or wax selected from the group consisting of a benzoate, synthetic triglycerides...."
¿Qué significa "substantive" en un contexto químico?
Muchas gracias,
Medea
medea74
Local time: 23:29
que no requiere mordiente
Explanation:
En Diccionario politécnico de la lenguas epsañola e inglesa (segunda edición, Díaz de Santos,1998)

"substantive dye" - "tinte que no require mordiente, colorante directo"

Random House Dictionary

mor·dant (môrÆdnt), adj.
1. sharply caustic or sarcastic, as wit or a speaker; biting.
2. burning; corrosive.
3. having the property of fixing colors, as in dyeing.
–n.
4. a substance used in dyeing to fix the coloring matter, esp. a metallic compound, as an oxide or hydroxide, that combines with the organic dye and forms an insoluble colored compound or lake in the fiber.
5. an adhesive substance for binding gold or silver leaf to a surface.
6. an acid or other corrosive substance used in etching to eat out the lines, areas, etc.
7. Music. mordent.
–v.t.
8. to impregnate or treat with a mordant.
[1425–75; late ME < MF, prp. of mordre to bite Î L mord"re; see -ANT]
—morÆdant·ly, adv.
—Syn.1. cutting, stinging, acerbic, scathing.


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No hay de qué, Medea - que te vaya bien a ti también ahora en el año 2008 - Mike :)
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¡Muchas gracias!
Que te vaya muy bien,
saludos,
Medea
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que no requiere mordiente


Explanation:
En Diccionario politécnico de la lenguas epsañola e inglesa (segunda edición, Díaz de Santos,1998)

"substantive dye" - "tinte que no require mordiente, colorante directo"

Random House Dictionary

mor·dant (môrÆdnt), adj.
1. sharply caustic or sarcastic, as wit or a speaker; biting.
2. burning; corrosive.
3. having the property of fixing colors, as in dyeing.
–n.
4. a substance used in dyeing to fix the coloring matter, esp. a metallic compound, as an oxide or hydroxide, that combines with the organic dye and forms an insoluble colored compound or lake in the fiber.
5. an adhesive substance for binding gold or silver leaf to a surface.
6. an acid or other corrosive substance used in etching to eat out the lines, areas, etc.
7. Music. mordent.
–v.t.
8. to impregnate or treat with a mordant.
[1425–75; late ME < MF, prp. of mordre to bite Î L mord"re; see -ANT]
—morÆdant·ly, adv.
—Syn.1. cutting, stinging, acerbic, scathing.


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Note added at 1690 days (2008-01-07 05:33:28 GMT) Post-grading
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No hay de qué, Medea - que te vaya bien a ti también ahora en el año 2008 - Mike :)

Michael Powers (PhD)
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Local time: 17:29
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¡Muchas gracias!
Que te vaya muy bien,
saludos,
Medea
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