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English translation: fitting

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Italian term or phrase:calzato
English translation:fitting
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12:38 Jan 29, 2002
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Automotive / Cars & Trucks / Automotive
Italian term or phrase: calzato
From a patent concerning fuel injectors:

"... un elemento distanziale ed un elemento elastico calzati, uno al disopra dell'altro, sulla porzione posteriore dell'iniettore"

Could this word mean "closely fitting"?
Gillian Hargreaves
Local time: 10:02
fitting
Explanation:
I would use "fitting" because it also means correspondance of parts in contact, adjustment, etc.

Ref. Marolli Technical Dictionary
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VERTERE
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Local time: 11:02
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There was very little to choose among you ... thanks also to Marco and Gian
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Summary of answers provided
4placed (or fitted) one over the other
Gian
4fitting
VERTERE
4closely fitting / fitting uponMarco Massignan


  

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closely fitting / fitting upon


Explanation:
The word "calzata" is used when referring to shoes (native experience).
Hope it helps.
Ciao!

Marco Massignan
Local time: 11:02
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fitting


Explanation:
I would use "fitting" because it also means correspondance of parts in contact, adjustment, etc.

Ref. Marolli Technical Dictionary

VERTERE
Italy
Local time: 11:02
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There was very little to choose among you ... thanks also to Marco and Gian
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placed (or fitted) one over the other


Explanation:
calzati = infilati

non uno dentro l'altro, ma uno sopra l'altro (penso a contatto)

Gian
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