Afinación

English translation: affination

05:29 Dec 5, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: Afinación
Another sugar mill term
Peter Spence
Local time: 22:32
English translation:affination
Explanation:
Hola, check these out, from links below: "... Affination: Affination is the key to good refining because one gets the best improvement in quality for the least capital and running cost."
"... Affination and melting . Affination is the mingling of raw sugar with a warm, heavy syrup, which removes the molasses coating from the sugar crystal"
Cheerio :)
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Local time: 05:32
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naREFINED is the word you;re looking for
Megdalina
naaffination
Paul Roige (X)
naRefining
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Refining


Explanation:
Have a look at this URL for reference:

http://www.sucrose.com/refine.html


    Reference: http://www.sucrose.com/refine.html
LinguaVox
Spain
Local time: 05:32
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 154
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1 hr
affination


Explanation:
Hola, check these out, from links below: "... Affination: Affination is the key to good refining because one gets the best improvement in quality for the least capital and running cost."
"... Affination and melting . Affination is the mingling of raw sugar with a warm, heavy syrup, which removes the molasses coating from the sugar crystal"
Cheerio :)


    Reference: http://www.sucrose.com/raffin.html
    Reference: http://www.britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/0/0,5716,120860+9,...
Paul Roige (X)
Spain
Local time: 05:32
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in CatalanCatalan
PRO pts in pair: 442
Grading comment
Sorry about the delay but thanks.

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Leonardo Lamarche (X)
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4 days
REFINED is the word you;re looking for


Explanation:
Trust me, I don't have references because I don't need them. Just trust a lifetime of being bilingual and wanting to help. Good luck to you!

Megdalina
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