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English translation: clasps

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Italian term or phrase:ganasce
English translation:clasps
Entered by: carly
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08:57 Jul 17, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / tourist guide
Italian term or phrase: ganasce
"altro che ganasce o cinghia di cuoio per bloccare lo scarpone (di sci)..." from an article about the Dolomites and winter sports.
carly
Italy
Local time: 00:24
clasps
Explanation:
Both have clasps that adjust for crucial cut angle at the instep, ... This year the Soft is the biggest fashion story in the history of ski boots. ...
www.bootfitters.com/reviews.htm -

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Note added at 50 mins (2005-07-17 09:47:37 GMT)
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ganascia - ... ciascuna delle due parti di un attrezzo o di un dispositivo che, accostandosi, bloccano un oggetto o, se è in movimento, lo frenano: le ganasce di una morsa, di un freno. (Garzanti)
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Rachel Fell
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:24
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thanks Rachel
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clasps


Explanation:
Both have clasps that adjust for crucial cut angle at the instep, ... This year the Soft is the biggest fashion story in the history of ski boots. ...
www.bootfitters.com/reviews.htm -

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Note added at 50 mins (2005-07-17 09:47:37 GMT)
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ganascia - ... ciascuna delle due parti di un attrezzo o di un dispositivo che, accostandosi, bloccano un oggetto o, se è in movimento, lo frenano: le ganasce di una morsa, di un freno. (Garzanti)

Rachel Fell
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:24
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
thanks Rachel

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