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12:42 Aug 4, 2006
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / Writing
English term or phrase: steam ball
Complete phrase: "They score again and again! Their «steam ball» is working, they‘ve served more than ten!"

Does anyone know what it may mean?
It's from a children's story about a tennis match.
Thanks in advance.
Joaquín DONDO
Local time: 19:07
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Summary of answers provided
4arma secreta
Y. Peraza
3la esfera o bola de Steam o de los Steam
Noelia Fernández Vega


Discussion entries: 3





  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
la esfera o bola de Steam o de los Steam


Explanation:
Steamboy - Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Traducir esta página
Steamboy is a thrilling, innovative piece of animated storytelling. ... Hockey. Basketball. Tennis. Sports Week Gallery ... his distraught grandfather shows up, bearing something called a "steam ball." Then a squad of Steam Age stormtroopers ...www.pittsburghlive.com/x/tribune-review/entertainment/s_321... - 40k - En caché - Más resultados de este sitio web - Guardar
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Search by. Alphabet. Search by. Title ... Dunk Tenchi Muyo The Prince of Tennis Tokyo Underground Trigun Witch Hunter Robin Wolf's ... mysterious package containing the enigmatic Steam Ball – a metal construct designed to ...www.discountanimedvd.com/wholesale/detail.asp?dvdno=16708 - 19k - En caché - Más resultados de este sitio web - Guardar


Noelia Fernández Vega
Italy
Local time: 00:07
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 15

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Y. Peraza: Por qué no traduces steam? Es una bola de vapor, el inicio de los motores. Has visto la peli?
17 mins
  -> los inventores son la familia Steam y no creo que deba traducirse el apellido....de todos modos es una sugerencia
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36 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
arma secreta


Explanation:
Por ejemplo:
No paran de marcar, van con el arma secreta a tope o al máximo, etc.

Y. Peraza
Local time: 00:07
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 35
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