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Spanish translation: Mojador - Humedecedor

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11:10 Aug 9, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Wetter
Meaning a wetting agent or surfactant
Michael Moskowitz
Local time: 10:02
Spanish translation:Mojador - Humedecedor
Explanation:
Depende del grado de agua. Si moja un poco: humedecedor; si moja mucho: mojador. Se suele utilizar en las industrias de artes gráficas.
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Kenji Otomo
Spain
Local time: 16:02
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Summary of answers provided
na +2agfente humectante (humidificador, humector, mojante)
CCW
naMás mojado(a)
Jackie_A
naMojador - HumedecedorKenji Otomo
naagente humectante o surfactante
Yazmin Osoyo
naagente humectante
Camara


  

Answers


6 mins peer agreement (net): +2
agfente humectante (humidificador, humector, mojante)


Explanation:
This is what I found in Collazo.

I would use the first one.

Hope it helps.

CCW
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 302

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Parrot: agente
8 mins
  -> gracias, se me escapó la "f"

agree  Sean Lyle
15 mins
  -> gracias
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9 mins
agente humectante


Explanation:
hope it helps!

Camara
United States
Local time: 10:02
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 162
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40 mins
agente humectante o surfactante


Explanation:
humectant(1);
moistening agent(2);
hygroscopic agent(2)
según Beigbeder Atienza,Nuevo Dicc.politécnico,Díaz Santos,1988

Yazmin Osoyo
Mexico
Local time: 09:02
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 184
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1 hr
Mojador - Humedecedor


Explanation:
Depende del grado de agua. Si moja un poco: humedecedor; si moja mucho: mojador. Se suele utilizar en las industrias de artes gráficas.

Kenji Otomo
Spain
Local time: 16:02
PRO pts in pair: 127
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22 hrs
Más mojado(a)


Explanation:
wetter = a higher degree of wetness

It seems to me like you need to translate the word "wetter"

Your context seems to hint that your text deals with surfactants that are used in detergents.

I hope it helps...

Jackie_A
United States
Local time: 07:02
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 314
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