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05:41 Oct 26, 2001
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Portuguese term or phrase: rebaixo (janela)
Standards for PVC windows

In definitions text says:
Rebaixo: reentrancia existente no caixilho para fixacao da chap de vidrio.

It means what the glass is set into. Might be a track or groove, but is there a single word for it in English?
Job due in a couple hours.
Obrigado.
Phillip Berryman
Local time: 01:45
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5 +1channel / slot / racingTelesforo Fernandez
4 +1rebate OR rabbet
Hanna Burdon


  

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channel / slot / racing


Explanation:
Podes usar 'channel ou slot ou ainda racing

Telesforo Fernandez
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40 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
rebate OR rabbet


Explanation:
edding Putty Also known as compound. The compound placed in the rebate into which the glass is bedded.

GLAZING SIZE: Glass size - the actual size of a piece of glass.
SIGHT SIZE: Daylight size - the actual size of the opening which admits light.
TIGHT SIZE: Full size, rebate size – the actual size of the rebate opening.
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http://www.nfrc.org/download/NFRCglossary.pdf


    Reference: http://www.nfrc.org/download/NFRCglossary.pdf
Hanna Burdon
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Local time: 06:45
Native speaker of: Polish

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agree  lexical: This is the term used in the building trade.
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