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pot de décantation

English translation: settling/decanting tank

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French term or phrase:pot de décantation
English translation:settling/decanting tank
Entered by: Stella Woods
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21:52 Apr 6, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: pot de décantation
Utiliser une turbine Spencer avec pot de décantation et filtre Fleetguard

With reference to aspiration technology - decantation pot doesn't sound good to me!
Stella Woods
Local time: 23:58
Settling and decanting tank?
Explanation:
"Settling and decanting" is the suggestion from Hachette.
Selected response from:

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 13:58
Grading comment
thanks - I have chosen decanting tank for my context
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naSettling and decanting tank?
Parrot
nasettling pot
Didier Fourcot
nadecantation potMarcus Malabad


  

Answers


3 mins
decantation pot


Explanation:
actually you're probably right with your gut feeling...follow links


    Reference: http://strategis.ic.gc.ca/SSG/es30610e.html
    Reference: http://www.agr.hr/zavodi/pedologija/patents.htm
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 13:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TagalogTagalog
PRO pts in pair: 390
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2 hrs
settling pot


Explanation:
"Dépôt des troubles en suspension dans l'eau calme"
S'il s'agit de décanter des dépôts en suspension en milieu aqueux, sans doute préférable à "decantation"
Voir aussi le site des urbines Spencer qui pourrait vous éclairer en fonction du contexte:
http://www.spencerturbine.com/toc.htm


Didier Fourcot
Local time: 13:58
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 756
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4 hrs
Settling and decanting tank?


Explanation:
"Settling and decanting" is the suggestion from Hachette.


    Oxford Hachette
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 13:58
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1861
Grading comment
thanks - I have chosen decanting tank for my context
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