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01:38 Sep 12, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc. / Educación del Paciente
English term or phrase:throw (in this context)
Remove any** throw** or area rugs that could cause you to slip.
Esto es en referencia a instrucciones de cuidados en el hogar después de una cirugía de reemplazo de articulación en la parte inferior del cuerpo.
Lo que busco es un término o frase que no sea tan larga como: "tela decorativa que se coloca sobre sillones, etc, etc, etc,".
Explanation: What you have here is a "separated compound word". The reference is to "throw rugs", which are smaller than "area rugs" while having in common the fact that they are removable (i.e., they are not attached to the floor, as is "wall-to-wall" carpeting.