tetón (in this context)

English translation: lug

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Spanish term or phrase:(engineering) tetón
English translation:lug
Entered by: Michael Powers (PhD)

10:11 Jul 31, 2007
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
Spanish term or phrase: tetón (in this context)
From a text on fixing gas pipes:

Se solda un tetón en la parte superior, para posteriormente taladrar ésta y poder introducir un balón aguas abajo.

Thanks in advance!
Sherry Godfrey
Local time: 05:07
lug
Explanation:
Mike :)

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Note added at 39 mins (2007-07-31 10:51:38 GMT)
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Louis A. Robb. Diccionario para ingenieros.

"tetón: m. lug, boss"

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Note added at 39 mins (2007-07-31 10:51:51 GMT)
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lug 1(lg)
n.
1. A handle or projection used as a hold or support.
2. A lug nut.
3. Nautical A lugsail.
4. A projecting part of a larger piece that helps to provide traction, as on a tire or the sole of a boot.
5. A copper or brass fitting to which electrical wires can be soldered or otherwise connected.
6. Slang A clumsy fool; a blockhead.



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You're welcome, Sherry - Mike :)
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Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 23:07
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That's what I thought! Thanks for the confirmation Mike! :)
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lug


Explanation:
Mike :)

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Note added at 39 mins (2007-07-31 10:51:38 GMT)
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Louis A. Robb. Diccionario para ingenieros.

"tetón: m. lug, boss"

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Note added at 39 mins (2007-07-31 10:51:51 GMT)
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lug 1(lg)
n.
1. A handle or projection used as a hold or support.
2. A lug nut.
3. Nautical A lugsail.
4. A projecting part of a larger piece that helps to provide traction, as on a tire or the sole of a boot.
5. A copper or brass fitting to which electrical wires can be soldered or otherwise connected.
6. Slang A clumsy fool; a blockhead.



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Note added at 8 hrs (2007-07-31 18:49:46 GMT) Post-grading
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You're welcome, Sherry - Mike :)

Michael Powers (PhD)
United States
Local time: 23:07
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 150
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That's what I thought! Thanks for the confirmation Mike! :)
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