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treliça

English translation: truss / framework

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Portuguese term or phrase:treliça
English translation:truss / framework
Entered by: rhandler

20:02 Nov 26, 2006
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
Portuguese term or phrase: treliça
Perfis provisórios para desmontagem das barras de olhal na treliça
translator2005
Local time: 05:54
truss / framework
Explanation:
Tradução direta. Veja o que dizem o Aurelio e o Webster's:

[Do fr. treillis.]
S. f. Bras.
1. Sistema de vigas cruzadas empregado no travejamento das pontes.
2. P. ext. Trabalho de ripas de madeira cruzadas utilizado, com fins ornamentais ou funcionais, em portas, biombos, caramanchões, etc.


Veja agora o significado número 5 do substantivo (noun):

truss (trus)
vt.
1 orig., to tie into a bundle
2 to tie or bind: often with up
3 to skewer or bind the wings and legs of (a fowl) before cooking
4 to support or strengthen with a truss
n.
[ME trusse < OFr trousse < trousser]
1 a bundle or pack; specif., in England, a bundle of hay in any of various unit weights
2 an iron band around a mast, having a gooseneck for securing a yard
3 an architectural bracket or modillion
4 a flower cluster growing at the tip of a stem
5 a rigid framework of beams, girders, struts, bars, etc. for supporting a roof, bridge, etc.
6 an appliance for giving support in cases of rupture or hernia, usually consisting of a pad on a special belt
trusser
n.

Etymology
[ME trussen < OFr trousser, to bundle together, pack < ? VL *torsare < *torsus, for L tortus, pp. of torquere, to twist: see tort]

(C)1995 Zane Publishing, Inc. (C)1994, 1991, 1988 Simon & Schuster, Inc.
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truss / framework


Explanation:
Tradução direta. Veja o que dizem o Aurelio e o Webster's:

[Do fr. treillis.]
S. f. Bras.
1. Sistema de vigas cruzadas empregado no travejamento das pontes.
2. P. ext. Trabalho de ripas de madeira cruzadas utilizado, com fins ornamentais ou funcionais, em portas, biombos, caramanchões, etc.


Veja agora o significado número 5 do substantivo (noun):

truss (trus)
vt.
1 orig., to tie into a bundle
2 to tie or bind: often with up
3 to skewer or bind the wings and legs of (a fowl) before cooking
4 to support or strengthen with a truss
n.
[ME trusse < OFr trousse < trousser]
1 a bundle or pack; specif., in England, a bundle of hay in any of various unit weights
2 an iron band around a mast, having a gooseneck for securing a yard
3 an architectural bracket or modillion
4 a flower cluster growing at the tip of a stem
5 a rigid framework of beams, girders, struts, bars, etc. for supporting a roof, bridge, etc.
6 an appliance for giving support in cases of rupture or hernia, usually consisting of a pad on a special belt
trusser
n.

Etymology
[ME trussen < OFr trousser, to bundle together, pack < ? VL *torsare < *torsus, for L tortus, pp. of torquere, to twist: see tort]

(C)1995 Zane Publishing, Inc. (C)1994, 1991, 1988 Simon & Schuster, Inc.


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