pesebrones

English translation: rain gutter

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Spanish term or phrase:pesebrones
English translation:rain gutter
Entered by: bigedsenior

14:47 Apr 21, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: pesebrones
in a website on roofing materials and construction - appears with eaves, guttering, etc - no more context, sorry!
Paul Lambert
United States
Local time: 02:40
rain gutters
Explanation:
Various refs. have "pesebrones y canalones", which seem to mean gutters and downspouts.
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bigedsenior
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rain gutters


Explanation:
Various refs. have "pesebrones y canalones", which seem to mean gutters and downspouts.

bigedsenior
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agree  Elizabeth Lyons
3 mins
  -> thanks, Elizabeth

agree  cello: My monolingual (Sp) building dict gives "pesebrón" as 'parte del banco del carpintero que está rehundida en relación con la superficie del tablero...' if that helps to visualise the idea. In this context I'd agree with your option
33 mins
  -> thanks, cello
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