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03:47 Jan 2, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: idle
Vocabulary for the motor part of a vehicle.
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naSin carga o en vacíoLeonardo Lamarche
namarchar en vacío
Claudia Porta


  

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1 hr
marchar en vacío


Explanation:
IDLE: speed of engine with gear disengaged: the speed of a motor vehicle engine that is running but is not in gear, or the way it runs
(Verb):to run gently with the gear disengaged, or to allow an engine to do this
Encarta Dictionary (http://dictionary.msn.com/find/entry.asp?search=idle)


I´ve also heard it as "marchar desembragado" (in Argentina)

Hope it helps!
Happy New Year :)

Claudia Porta
Local time: 06:45
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 51

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12 hrs
Sin carga o en vacío


Explanation:
Espero sea de ayuda.

Leonardo Lamarche
Local time: 05:45
PRO pts in pair: 591
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