ramisa y miple

English translation: Miple

03:23 Apr 15, 2005
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Military / Defense / explosives
Spanish term or phrase: ramisa y miple
Describing explosive devices: cada ramisa con 12 miples; cada miple con 2 kilos de explosivos para un total de...
guillen
United States
Local time: 09:29
English translation:Miple
Explanation:
"Miple" appears to be used as a proper name. See:

http://www.policia.gov.co/inicio/portal/portal.nsf/0/9c4f66c...

I wonder whether it isn't actually a Spanish deformation of "nipple."

I haven't been able to locate ramisa except as a proper name (Ramisa), and not in connection with any explosive devices.

I know this is not of too much help, but it's the best I could do.
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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 11:29
Grading comment
Thanks for your help on this. I'm sorry I took so long to respond. I had also though about "miple" being "nipple".
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Miple


Explanation:
"Miple" appears to be used as a proper name. See:

http://www.policia.gov.co/inicio/portal/portal.nsf/0/9c4f66c...

I wonder whether it isn't actually a Spanish deformation of "nipple."

I haven't been able to locate ramisa except as a proper name (Ramisa), and not in connection with any explosive devices.

I know this is not of too much help, but it's the best I could do.

Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 11:29
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks for your help on this. I'm sorry I took so long to respond. I had also though about "miple" being "nipple".
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