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beautiful ivory-on-mahogany slide rule

Spanish translation: marfil sobre caoba

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English term or phrase:ivory-on-mahogany
Spanish translation:marfil sobre caoba
Entered by: Gabriel Aramburo Siegert
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15:33 May 25, 2002
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: beautiful ivory-on-mahogany slide rule
Math.
Gabriel Aramburo Siegert
Local time: 20:37
una hermosa regla de cálculo de marfil sobre caoba
Explanation:
Suerte ... :o)

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Note added at 2002-05-25 15:38:21 (GMT)
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I believe this is a definition of the slide rule, i.e. the materials it is made of...
Selected response from:

Karina Pelech
Argentina
Local time: 22:37
Grading comment
Thanks for the "caoba"
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +4una hermosa regla de cálculo de marfil sobre caoba
Karina Pelech


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
una hermosa regla de cálculo de marfil sobre caoba


Explanation:
Suerte ... :o)

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Note added at 2002-05-25 15:38:21 (GMT)
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I believe this is a definition of the slide rule, i.e. the materials it is made of...

Karina Pelech
Argentina
Local time: 22:37
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 1146
Grading comment
Thanks for the "caoba"

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Dammel
3 mins
  -> gracias Dammel ... :o)

agree  xxxGabilu
5 mins
  -> gracias gabilu ... :o)

agree  Silvina Dell'Isola Urdiales: exacto!
8 mins
  -> gracias Silvina ... :o)

agree  ritchi
1 day3 hrs
  -> gracias ritchi ... :o)
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