KudoZ home » English to Spanish » Tech/Engineering

jaws

Spanish translation: mordazas

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
English term or phrase:jaws
Spanish translation:mordazas
Options:
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

16:01 Aug 2, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: jaws
Position the jaws with the clip completely around the vessel to be ligated.

Thanks!
dany2303
Local time: 07:15
mordaza, horquilla
Explanation:
jaw-boca, quijada, mordaza, horquilla.

ejemplos:

jaw chuck-mandril de quijadas
jaws of vise-quijadas del tornillo de herero o carpintero.
jaw-and-eye turnbuckle-torniquete de horquilla y ojo.


Espero te sirva esta información.

Saludos,

Bye
Selected response from:

xxxtrans4u
Grading comment
Thanks!
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
na +3mordaza, horquillaxxxtrans4u
namordaza / quijadaLuis Fernando Moreno


  

Answers


15 mins peer agreement (net): +3
mordaza, horquilla


Explanation:
jaw-boca, quijada, mordaza, horquilla.

ejemplos:

jaw chuck-mandril de quijadas
jaws of vise-quijadas del tornillo de herero o carpintero.
jaw-and-eye turnbuckle-torniquete de horquilla y ojo.


Espero te sirva esta información.

Saludos,

Bye



    Inter-American Air Forces Dictionary of Technical Terms
xxxtrans4u
PRO pts in pair: 387
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  AMIN
48 mins
  -> thank you both.

agree  CCW
1 hr

agree  vivianemoc
4365 days
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

2 hrs
mordaza / quijada


Explanation:
For your case mordaza is fine. Also quijada does a good job, far better than horquilla.


    24 years of experience in technical translation
Luis Fernando Moreno
Colombia
Local time: 05:15
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 3
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search