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15:59 Jun 26, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / boring
English term or phrase: precede
Many modifications of the tool assembly are used in production boring bar in which it is practical to precedethe cutting edges with a pilot

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Michael Powers (PhD)
3ubicar ... delante de ...



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precede / prI"si:d / vt (frml)
a (in time, space) preceder a, anteceder a; in the months preceding the invasion en los meses que precedieron or antecedieron a la invasión; dismissal must be preceded
by a warning el despido debe ir precedido de un aviso; the King was preceded by his courtiers el rey iba precedido de sus cortesanos
b (outrank) tener* prioridad or precedencia sobre

 precede vi
a (come before) preceder
b preceding pres p ‹ day / year › anterior; ‹ page / paragraph / chapter › anterior, precedente

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ubicar ... delante de ...

Coincido con la respuesta de Mike, pero considero que quedaría demasiado literal. Quizás una buena opción sea dar vuelta la oración y usar la frase que propongo.

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