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becco d'oca

English translation: hairclip

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Italian term or phrase:becco d'oca
English translation:hairclip
Entered by: Angela Arnone
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06:01 Apr 2, 2001
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: becco d'oca
si tratta di una traduzione sulle tinture (come ultima spiaggia userei clip)
Grazie!
FEDERICA BORGINI
Local time: 14:56
hairclip
Explanation:
It's one of those clip things that your use for pinning up hair and separate it so you can put the hair dye right down at the roots.
Can't find it in the dictionary.
I call them hairclips.
Angela

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Angela Arnone
Local time: 14:56
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GRAZIE!
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nagoose-beak
Brigitte Gendebien
nahairclip
Angela Arnone


  

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12 mins
hairclip


Explanation:
It's one of those clip things that your use for pinning up hair and separate it so you can put the hair dye right down at the roots.
Can't find it in the dictionary.
I call them hairclips.
Angela



Angela Arnone
Local time: 14:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 3602
Grading comment
GRAZIE!

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18 mins
goose-beak


Explanation:
It's yellow

becco d'oca, Goose-beak, Schnabel-Gans

(http://www.vetriceramici.com/04Mono.html )


punta a becco d'oca : goose-bill cap (EuroDicAutom)
Braca a branche : Can-hooks = braca da botti con un gancio a becco d'oca su ciascuna cima. (http://www.artenautica.it/glossario/gloss1.html)

Becco d'oca

Il particolare profilo, simile al becco dell'animale, secondo cui si sagomavano i piani di alcuni mobili nel Seicento.
(http://www.lantico.com/index.../indexglossarioB.html)



    Reference: http://www.vetriceramici.com/05Terzo.html
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 14:56
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 98

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