pisadera

English translation: step/steps

09:40 Dec 17, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: pisadera
Railway stepboards (peldaña)
keith
English translation:step/steps
Explanation:
Pisadera exists, and from what I've seen in Google, it's the 'running-board' of old cars, and step/steps for boarding lorries and trains etc.

See this extract from a glossary:

pirulo,-a Chile Persona refinada. Lugar lujoso.
pis España Orina. Mear. Meada. Pija de niño pequeño.
pisada Navarra Pisarreca.
***pisadera Chile Escalones.***
pisadero Argentina Lugar donde se pisa el barro para la fabricación de adobe.

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.hispanicus.com/drle...

So:
'Pisadera' (from Chile) means 'Escalones'.


See also:
http://www.google.com/search?q=pisadera&btnG=Google Search
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Lia Fail (X)
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Summary of answers provided
nasteps (on bus - Chile)
delamaza
naJump step
Jasmina
nastep/steps
Lia Fail (X)
naCould this be, by any chance, "pasadera" instead of pisarela...
Maria


  

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23 mins
Could this be, by any chance, "pasadera" instead of pisarela...


Explanation:
pisadera is simply a step....
pasadera= steppingstone, catwalk, walkway, footbridge

Hope it helps.

Happy translating! Maria ;o)


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Maria
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2 hrs
step/steps


Explanation:
Pisadera exists, and from what I've seen in Google, it's the 'running-board' of old cars, and step/steps for boarding lorries and trains etc.

See this extract from a glossary:

pirulo,-a Chile Persona refinada. Lugar lujoso.
pis España Orina. Mear. Meada. Pija de niño pequeño.
pisada Navarra Pisarreca.
***pisadera Chile Escalones.***
pisadero Argentina Lugar donde se pisa el barro para la fabricación de adobe.

http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:www.hispanicus.com/drle...

So:
'Pisadera' (from Chile) means 'Escalones'.


See also:
http://www.google.com/search?q=pisadera&btnG=Google Search


Lia Fail (X)
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4 hrs
Jump step


Explanation:
rampa de salto desde helicoptero;
pisadera de salto
jump step
an approved step mounted on a helicopter for helijumping



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Jasmina
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7 hrs
steps (on bus - Chile)


Explanation:
Hi,

In Chile "micro" is a bus, and "pisadera" refers to the steps to get on or off the bus. In Chile, although forbidden, people still travel on the "pisadera" when the bus is packed.

Good luck!

Maria-Jose


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