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Spanish term or phrase:horadación
English translation:boring
Entered by: margaret caulfield
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20:43 Aug 31, 2008
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Social Sciences - Archaeology / Rock Art
Spanish term or phrase: horadación
The deep in-filled holes, with conic cross-section, were executed by a drilling? (horadación) technique, i.e. pressure action characterized by rotation movements using pointed instruments. It is possible that prior to drilling technique the producers made use of percussion in order to flatten the surface
a boring technique
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a boring technique

margaret caulfield
Local time: 12:36
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
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agree  xxxNAdobato
3 hrs
  -> Gracias, Natalia

agree  Mónica Sauza
18 hrs
  -> Gracias, Monica

agree  Lisa Mann: this dictionary agrees too - www.spanishdict.com/translate/horadación
1 day 14 hrs
  -> Thanks, Lisa
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Sep 6, 2008 - Changes made by margaret caulfield:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/883166">artsandlanguage's</a> old entry - "horadación " » "boring"

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