saladerista

English translation: salter OR drysalter

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Spanish term or phrase:saladerista
English translation:salter OR drysalter
Entered by: Lia Fail (X)

10:06 Jan 22, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: saladerista
a person who used to work in a salting house (saladero)in colonial times (Buenos Aires)
megb
salter OR drysalter
Explanation:
one who works with salt, as defined by Chambers.

See drysalter in Bartleby:
http://www.bartleby.com/cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?F...
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Lia Fail (X)
Spain
Local time: 17:41
Grading comment
Thanks for the reference. I haven't known it and I think it's a pretty interesting webpage.
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Summary of answers provided
nasalter OR drysalter
Lia Fail (X)
nasalter
Elisa Capelão
nasaladerista
Albert Golub


  

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27 mins
saladerista


Explanation:
if it deals with meat (beef) i would suggest a "meat salting industry worker"
i doubt you can find just one word to qualify this job in english
hope it'll help

Albert Golub
Local time: 17:41
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 146
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1 hr
salter


Explanation:
the word salter exists in English and it has the following meanings:
person that salts meat ,fish etc
or
man that works in a salt-pit or salt-pan
or
man that deals with salt(commerce)
so you see, the first translation does fit your context!


    own knowledge + Dic. PE
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 16:41
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 172

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Yolanda Broad
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8 hrs
salter OR drysalter


Explanation:
one who works with salt, as defined by Chambers.

See drysalter in Bartleby:
http://www.bartleby.com/cgi-bin/texis/webinator/sitesearch?F...

Lia Fail (X)
Spain
Local time: 17:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1368
Grading comment
Thanks for the reference. I haven't known it and I think it's a pretty interesting webpage.
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