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Spanish translation: chipboar=carton gris/cartoncillo gris

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21:39 Jun 16, 2000
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: chipboard/chip mill
The sentence: These grind up large quantities of trees for paper and chipboard, usually by clear-cutting, since trees of many different ages and species all furnish suitable raw material for the chip mill process.
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Spanish translation:chipboar=carton gris/cartoncillo gris
Explanation:
chipboard=carton gris/cartoncillo gris "A relatively low strength board (a type of paperboard) with a relatively low density, generally made from mixed wastepaper or other low quality fiber, in thicknesses of more than 0,006 in." (EuroDicAutom)

chipboard=laminador (this term is used in the rubber and plastic industry) couldn't find one for paper industry... "Machine consisting of 2 iron or steel counter-rotating rolls used to warm, mix and blend rubber compounds.

chipboard=maquina maderera (this is used in the timber industry) any processing machine e.g. a moulder or set of machine, e.g. a timber mill in an industrial plant.

Hope it helps! Happy translating ;o)
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Maria
Local time: 21:26
Grading comment
Thank y'all for your help! You were all very helpful and gave me a good starting point. I decided to translate "chipboard" as "carton gris" and "chip mill" as "molino de viruta," according to information I found at www.wii.com/glossary and www.wii.com/chipmill, respectively.
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Summary of answers provided
nacartón gris ordinario / fábrica de cartón grisJesús Paredes
namadera aglomerada (chipboard)
Elinor Thomas
naMADERA AGLOMERADA ----- FABRICA DE AGLOMERADOSTelesforo Fernandez
nachipboar=carton gris/cartoncillo gris
Maria


  

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29 mins
chipboar=carton gris/cartoncillo gris


Explanation:
chipboard=carton gris/cartoncillo gris "A relatively low strength board (a type of paperboard) with a relatively low density, generally made from mixed wastepaper or other low quality fiber, in thicknesses of more than 0,006 in." (EuroDicAutom)

chipboard=laminador (this term is used in the rubber and plastic industry) couldn't find one for paper industry... "Machine consisting of 2 iron or steel counter-rotating rolls used to warm, mix and blend rubber compounds.

chipboard=maquina maderera (this is used in the timber industry) any processing machine e.g. a moulder or set of machine, e.g. a timber mill in an industrial plant.

Hope it helps! Happy translating ;o)


    Reference: http://www.eurodic.ip.lu:8086/cgi-bin/edicbin/expert.pt#20
Maria
Local time: 21:26
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 1496
Grading comment
Thank y'all for your help! You were all very helpful and gave me a good starting point. I decided to translate "chipboard" as "carton gris" and "chip mill" as "molino de viruta," according to information I found at www.wii.com/glossary and www.wii.com/chipmill, respectively.
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2 hrs
MADERA AGLOMERADA ----- FABRICA DE AGLOMERADOS


Explanation:
SEE LOGOS DICTIONARY CAREFULLY


    Reference: http://www.logos.it/dictionary/owa/sp?lg=EN
Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 08:56
PRO pts in pair: 266
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7 hrs
madera aglomerada (chipboard)


Explanation:
chip mill = molino, prensa o laminadora para fabricar la madera aglomerada. Ésta se fabrica usando astillas (chips) y pequeños pedazos de la madera sobrantes de los cortes de tablas, se muelen, se prensan y se laminan.

Elinor Thomas
Local time: 00:26
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 860
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10 hrs
cartón gris ordinario / fábrica de cartón gris


Explanation:
Diccionario Politécnico, Díaz de Santos

Jesús Paredes
Local time: 23:26
PRO pts in pair: 302
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