cimbra

English translation: arch centering

18:23 May 26, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: cimbra
...mediante la utilizacion de una cimbra autolanzable que esta constituida de elementos portantes y de cimbras de contacto.
Roseanne Gaspari
English translation:arch centering
Explanation:
Cimbra o cercha: Armazón de forma curva que sirve de soporte a un arco o a una bóveda mientras se construyen (Clave, Diccionario de uso del español actual)
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Jesús Paredes
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nacimbra
Carol Strong (X)
naarch centering
Jesús Paredes
naHo term in English, but...
Yolanda Broad
naarmazon (centering)
Maria


  

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44 mins
armazon (centering)


Explanation:
cimbrar=ARCH: to erect the centering for (una bovedad) ... it is some sort of centering device.


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Maria
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1 hr
Ho term in English, but...


Explanation:
Here is a definition of *cimbra autolanzable* that I found on the website listed below: la cimbra autolanzable, que consiste en una
viga metálica que salva el vano entre dos pilas consecutivas del puente.


    Reference: http://www.fomentoempleo.com/winnov/introsec/ISIMASDC.HTM
Yolanda Broad
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2 hrs
arch centering


Explanation:
Cimbra o cercha: Armazón de forma curva que sirve de soporte a un arco o a una bóveda mientras se construyen (Clave, Diccionario de uso del español actual)

Jesús Paredes
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17 hrs
cimbra


Explanation:
cimbra f
CONST arco, edificación, obra civil center (AmE), centre (BrE), madera bending, obra civil, edificación centering (AmE), centring (BrE)


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