alicate universal e alicate turquesa

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00:58 Feb 6, 2000
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
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Portuguese term or phrase: alicate universal e alicate turquesa
A remoção de peças unidas por adesivo se torna muito simples de ser feita, não exigindo ferramentas especiais. Nesse caso, pode-se usar martelo e talhadeira, alicate universal ou alicate turquesa.Turn social sharing on.
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Summary of answers provided
napliers or pincers
Ivan Costa Pinto
nacombination cutting pliers
Janisa Antoniazzi
naSide cutting pliers, End cutting nippers
aparecida
na"standard pliers or pincers"
Heathcliff
namultipurpose tool, or multipurpose pliers// nippers
Paulo Wengorski
naneedle-nose pliers?
Naomi Baer


  

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24 mins
needle-nose pliers?


Explanation:
I'm not sure about these terms - do you have a drawing or description of the types of pliers with the source text?
A common type of pliers is a needle-nose plier (with a pointed tip). Perhaps this is what "alicate turquesa" refers to.

Naomi Baer
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multipurpose tool, or multipurpose pliers// nippers


Explanation:
"Alicate universal" is a very well defined tool. "Alicate turquesa" could be "alicate torquesa" or "torques" and is a tool used only for gripping, usually with two semicircular jaws. The main idea is that a "torques" does not cut nor does anything but gripping.

Paulo Wengorski
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6 hrs
"standard pliers or pincers"


Explanation:
These English terms correspond, respectively, to"alicate universale" and "alicate torquesa." [Note the spelling of "torquesa." "Turquesa," which means 'turquoise," is apparently a typo in the original text.]


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Heathcliff
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12 hrs
Side cutting pliers, End cutting nippers


Explanation:
Side cutting pliers is the alicate universal, and end-cutting nippers is the term for alicate torquesa or torquês. The request had a typographical error. If you wish, I can upload an image of both.

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14 hrs
pliers or pincers


Explanation:
1)alicate universal=pliers -

2)torquês=pincers

Ivan Costa Pinto
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2 days 10 hrs
combination cutting pliers


Explanation:
I'm not sure about the term, but I found it in the Oxford-Duden Pictorial Portuguese and English Dictionary.

Janisa Antoniazzi
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