cilindrada

10:46 Jan 26, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: cilindrada
depende de cilindrada, motorización etc-specifying different car models
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naSee below
Davorka Grgic
naEngine displacement.
Luis Luis
nacilindrada = displacement , piston displacement or stroke capacity
Ana-Maria Hulse
naengine capacity or size (like cu. in.)
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engine capacity or size (like cu. in.)


Explanation:
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cilindrada = displacement , piston displacement or stroke capacity


Explanation:
Capacity in cubic inches or cm. is not bad. Sometimes there does not exist a single word. Suerte.


    Glossary of Automotive Terminology from SAE
Ana-Maria Hulse
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43 mins
Engine displacement.


Explanation:
The units can be:
1. Cubic inches (1 cubic inch = 16.387 cubic centimeters)
2. Cubic centimeters
3. Liters (1000 cubic centimeters = 1 liter)

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Luis M. Luis

Luis Luis
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1 hr
See below


Explanation:
There are several meaning of the term:

*engine capacity
*engine cilinder capacity
*(cubic)cilinder capacity
*cilinder charge
*piston displacement
*swept volume
If it is a brochure intended for ordinary people I would choose the first term. If the text is more technical I would choose among the rest, depending on the context.

Check at

eurodiv.ip.lu/cgi-bi/rdicbin/EuroDicWWW.pl

Suerte.

Davorka


    Reference: http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/
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