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English translation: asymmetrical tooth (peg tooth)

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Italian term or phrase:dente falcato
English translation:asymmetrical tooth (peg tooth)
Entered by: cathsal
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10:26 Oct 15, 2004
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / weaving loom
Italian term or phrase: dente falcato
a mechanism, part of the loom designed by Leonardo da Vinci.
cathsal
Italy
Local time: 06:48
asymmetrical teeth (peg teeth)
Explanation:
HTH

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Note added at 2004-10-15 14:21:12 (GMT)
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the mechanical weaving loom designed by Leonardo da Vinci:

http://www.museoscienza.org/annospeciale/telaio/telaio_flash...

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Note added at 2004-10-15 14:24:54 (GMT)
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Leonardo da Vinci: denti a profilo asimmetrico(dente di lupo)

http://brunelleschi.imss.fi.it/genscheda.asp?appl=LIR&xsl=pa...
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Science451
Italy
Local time: 06:48
Grading comment
thanks! I think this sounds most likely in the context.
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Summary of answers provided
4asymmetrical teeth (peg teeth)
Science451
3sickle-shaped pawl
Sofia Sodini


  

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sickle-shaped pawl


Explanation:
Just a suggestion.
I have found the translation of "falcato" in Eurodicautom

Sofia Sodini
Local time: 06:48
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
asymmetrical teeth (peg teeth)


Explanation:
HTH

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Note added at 2004-10-15 14:21:12 (GMT)
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the mechanical weaving loom designed by Leonardo da Vinci:

http://www.museoscienza.org/annospeciale/telaio/telaio_flash...

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2004-10-15 14:24:54 (GMT)
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Leonardo da Vinci: denti a profilo asimmetrico(dente di lupo)

http://brunelleschi.imss.fi.it/genscheda.asp?appl=LIR&xsl=pa...


    Reference: http://brunelleschi.imss.fi.it/genscheda.asp?appl=LIR&xsl=pa...
Science451
Italy
Local time: 06:48
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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thanks! I think this sounds most likely in the context.
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