rouleuse

English translation: 20 metre roller

03:53 Jul 13, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: rouleuse
"rouleuse jusqu'à 20 mètres"
Used in a water filter parts list.

English translation:20 metre roller
Explanation:
The roller seems to draw the filter medium, which is measured in lengths, through the system
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Peter Freckleton
Australia
Local time: 13:21
Grading comment
Thanks for the reference.
Michélina
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Summary of answers provided
na20 metre roller
Peter Freckleton
narider
Telesforo Fernandez (X)
naroller
Yolanda Broad
narolling device
Brigitte Gendebien


  

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52 mins
rolling device


Explanation:
is the translation given (twice) in EuroDicAutom for "rouleuse"

Also: rouleuse à cônes = batch roller


    Reference: http://www.plantboy.com/MAIN/Biolawn/biolawn.html
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 03:21
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 192
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2 hrs
roller


Explanation:
Based on what I'm finding in Termium and LGDT, I'd go with *roller*, which is the most common phrasing for any device that rolls, whether to extrude metal, or to wind something around a bobbin. In the case of **cigarette making**, according the the LGDT, you could also translate it as *rolling device*.


    Reference: http://www.termium.com
    Le grand dictionnaire terminologique
Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 21:21
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1551
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5 hrs
rider


Explanation:
here rouleuse would perhaps mean a rider

Telesforo Fernandez (X)
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16 hrs
20 metre roller


Explanation:
The roller seems to draw the filter medium, which is measured in lengths, through the system


    Reference: http://www.electrolyte-usa.com/filter.htm
    www.filterbelts.com/wwater.htm www.allergyetc.com/allergyetc/repfildrumfo.html
Peter Freckleton
Australia
Local time: 13:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 722
Grading comment
Thanks for the reference.
Michélina
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