bandelette papier sous emballage glassine

English translation: glassine

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French term or phrase:bandelette papier sous emballage glassine
English translation:glassine
Entered by: Guy Bray

17:22 Jan 21, 2002
French to English translations [PRO]
Science
French term or phrase: bandelette papier sous emballage glassine
It's about testing a sterilisation process by infecting the devices first with endospores. I don't know how to do the whole phrase, but in particular, I can't fine 'glassine' in any dictionary.
Kajuco
United Kingdom
Local time: 22:33
glassine
Explanation:
it's an English word: "nearly transparent, resilient glazed paper resistant to the passage of air and and grease" (Amer. Heritage Dict.) Used for stamps etc.
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Guy Bray
United States
Local time: 14:33
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3strip of paper under glassin packing
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strip of paper under glassin packing


Explanation:
i too don't know what glassine could mean!!

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Note added at 2002-01-21 17:39:57 (GMT)
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type of cellophane paper - see the following link:http://www.blissweddingsmarket.com/store/000027.htm

Bharg Shah
India
Local time: 04:03
Native speaker of: English
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glassine


Explanation:
it's an English word: "nearly transparent, resilient glazed paper resistant to the passage of air and and grease" (Amer. Heritage Dict.) Used for stamps etc.

Guy Bray
United States
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strip of paper under glassin packing


Explanation:
i too don't know what glassine could mean!!

Bharg Shah
India
Local time: 04:03
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 94
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