lambrino

English translation: dado lining

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Italian term or phrase:lambrino
English translation:dado lining
Entered by: Michele Fauble

09:57 Apr 7, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Italian term or phrase: lambrino
The sentence is

Le officine avranno un lambrino alto circa 2 metri realizzato con smalti lavabili antiacido e non assorbenti liquidi oleosi.
Can't find lambrino anywhere - could it be a diminuitive of lambri (i.e. a dado/ wall moulding).

Thanks a lot
Jean Martin
Local time: 12:08
lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì"
Explanation:
lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì"
Andreoli 1887; D'Ascoli 1990).
Dal fr. lambris (fine sec. XII, NDEtymFr, lambrus e lambruis),
.. lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì" ...
www.sslmit.univ.trieste.it/.../ Alessia%20Mignone%20-%20Francesismi%20nel%20dialetto%20napoletano.pdf


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Note added at 30 mins (2005-04-07 10:28:11 GMT)
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\'dado lining\'

... panels on steel structure with blockwork, dado lining wall
www.environment-agency.gov.uk/commondata/ acrobat/rwe_nukem_supporting_info_doc_is

Features include a hallway with polished floorboards
and original dado lining. The spacious formal lounge ...
www.countrynews.com.au/story.asp?TakeNo=200407053740321
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Michele Fauble
United States
Local time: 04:08
Grading comment
Thanks Michele, this makes sense
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3 +1lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì"
Michele Fauble


  

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lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì"


Explanation:
lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì"
Andreoli 1887; D'Ascoli 1990).
Dal fr. lambris (fine sec. XII, NDEtymFr, lambrus e lambruis),
.. lambrino m. "zoccolatura delle pareti; battiscopa, lambrì" ...
www.sslmit.univ.trieste.it/.../ Alessia%20Mignone%20-%20Francesismi%20nel%20dialetto%20napoletano.pdf


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Note added at 30 mins (2005-04-07 10:28:11 GMT)
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\'dado lining\'

... panels on steel structure with blockwork, dado lining wall
www.environment-agency.gov.uk/commondata/ acrobat/rwe_nukem_supporting_info_doc_is

Features include a hallway with polished floorboards
and original dado lining. The spacious formal lounge ...
www.countrynews.com.au/story.asp?TakeNo=200407053740321

Michele Fauble
United States
Local time: 04:08
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 40
Grading comment
Thanks Michele, this makes sense

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  metaphonic: yes I found the same and also as lambris (Fr.)
1 min
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