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patinée à la chaux

English translation: whitewashed/patinated with lime

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French term or phrase:patinée à la chaux
English translation:whitewashed/patinated with lime
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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17:34 Apr 8, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
French term or phrase: patinée à la chaux
Whitewashed? Patinated with lime?
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 13:22
whitewashed/patinated with lime
Explanation:
exactly that
Selected response from:

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 13:22
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1 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nawhitewashed with lime
Madeleine van Zanten
nawhitewash patinaAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nawhitewashed/patinated with lime
Mats Wiman
nawhitewashed
Guy Bray


  

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2 hrs
whitewashed


Explanation:
I'm guessing, since there's no context

Guy Bray
United States
Local time: 04:22
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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3 hrs
whitewashed/patinated with lime


Explanation:
exactly that

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 13:22
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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6 hrs
whitewash patina


Explanation:
SEE:
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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 13:22
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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7 hrs
whitewashed with lime


Explanation:
own experience with ceramics working

Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 13:22
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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Changes made by editors
Apr 21, 2006 - Changes made by Marcus Malabad:
Term asked » patinée à la chaux
Field (specific)(none) » Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting


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