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English term or phrase:Die
Spanish translation:troquel
Entered by: ecobos
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02:52 Mar 26, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Printing & Publishing / Labels
English term or phrase: Die
A tool or device used for imparting or cutting a desired shape from a given material. All of our products use a die or similar tooling in the manufacturing process.
ecobos
Mexico
Local time: 08:04
troquel
Explanation:
Del Merriam-Webster:

Dies - Any of various tools or devices for imparting a desired shape, form, or finish to a material or for impressing an object or material: as a (1) : the larger of a pair of cutting or shaping tools that when moved toward each other produce a desired form in or impress a desired device on an object by pressure or by a blow (2) : a device composed of a pair of such tools b : a hollow internally threaded screw-cutting tool used for forming screw threads c : a mold into which molten metal or other material is forced d : a perforated block through which metal or plastic is drawn or extruded for shaping

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Note added at 6 mins (2004-03-26 02:59:24 GMT)
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Las deficiones de Troquel según el DRAE. Creo la acepción #3 as la apropiada para este contexto.

troquel.
(De or. inc.).
1. m. Molde empleado en la acuñación de monedas, medallas, etc.
2. m. Instrumento análogo de mayores dimensiones, que se emplea para el estampado de piezas metálicas.
3. m. Instrumento o máquina con bordes cortantes para recortar con precisión planchas, cartones, cueros, etc.

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Ltemes
United States
Local time: 06:04
Grading comment
Gracias, creo que es la acepción adecuada.
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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die
troquel


Explanation:
Del Merriam-Webster:

Dies - Any of various tools or devices for imparting a desired shape, form, or finish to a material or for impressing an object or material: as a (1) : the larger of a pair of cutting or shaping tools that when moved toward each other produce a desired form in or impress a desired device on an object by pressure or by a blow (2) : a device composed of a pair of such tools b : a hollow internally threaded screw-cutting tool used for forming screw threads c : a mold into which molten metal or other material is forced d : a perforated block through which metal or plastic is drawn or extruded for shaping

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Note added at 6 mins (2004-03-26 02:59:24 GMT)
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Las deficiones de Troquel según el DRAE. Creo la acepción #3 as la apropiada para este contexto.

troquel.
(De or. inc.).
1. m. Molde empleado en la acuñación de monedas, medallas, etc.
2. m. Instrumento análogo de mayores dimensiones, que se emplea para el estampado de piezas metálicas.
3. m. Instrumento o máquina con bordes cortantes para recortar con precisión planchas, cartones, cueros, etc.



Ltemes
United States
Local time: 06:04
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 15
Grading comment
Gracias, creo que es la acepción adecuada.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Henry Hinds
26 mins
  -> thank you

agree  Pablo Grosschmid
2 hrs
  -> muchas gracias, Pablo :>)

agree  Hem Chandra
16 hrs
  -> thanks, Hem!

agree  PaolaVG
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