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English translation: Meat stripper

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23:37 Feb 1, 2000
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Italian term or phrase: spolpatore
This term appears in a "Libretto di Lavoro" and refers to someone who has been working as a butcher in Italy.
The term cannot be found in any available dictionary. I would be grateful for your assistance in traslating this term ASAP.
Regards, Luciano
Tama Productions
English translation:Meat stripper
Explanation:
I believe I have seen ads in the paper looking for people who do this type of work.
Selected response from:

Pasquale Capo
Canada
Local time: 15:00
Grading comment
Thanks to all who answered. I have chosen as the best answer that of juvefan to whom I give the Kudoz. Regards to all, Tama Productions
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
nadisossatoreSonia Alioto
naFROM POLPAAlessandro
nadebonea.t.
nato bonenadsme
naa butcher specialized in boningAndréa Basili
naMeat stripper
Pasquale Capo
naButcher specialized in meat (or flesh) removalcirpinna


  

Answers


1 hr
Butcher specialized in meat (or flesh) removal


Explanation:
I know that sounds weird but obviously that category of workers have their own specializations and meat removal is considered one of them to be mentioned on a "Libretto di Lavoro" - it makes sense to me!

cirpinna
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2 hrs
a butcher specialized in boning


Explanation:
Spolpare means to bone in English. I don't know if there is a word in English for a person who does only this type of work.

Andréa Basili
Italy
Local time: 21:00
PRO pts in pair: 24
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4 hrs
Meat stripper


Explanation:
I believe I have seen ads in the paper looking for people who do this type of work.

Pasquale Capo
Canada
Local time: 15:00
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 758
Grading comment
Thanks to all who answered. I have chosen as the best answer that of juvefan to whom I give the Kudoz. Regards to all, Tama Productions
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4 hrs
to bone


Explanation:
to remove bones from the flesh

nadsme
Local time: 21:00
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7 hrs
debone


Explanation:
as in to remove the bones from



a.t.
Local time: 21:00
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8 hrs
disossatore


Explanation:
They made an error.
The correct word is "disossatore"

Sonia Spadoni
soniaspd@aol.com
Italian legal & financial translations
San Francisco

Sonia Alioto
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10 hrs
FROM POLPA


Explanation:
SPOLPATORE COMES FROM "POLPA" WHICH MEANS "FLESH" IN THIS CASE.
A "SPOLPATORE" IS A TOOL OR MACHINE WHICH IS USED TO STRIP FROM FLESH (FROM A BONE, IN THE CASE OF A BUTCHER)
A PERSON WHO DOES SUCH JOB CAN ALSO BE CALLED "SPOLPATORE"
ALEX


Alessandro
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