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English translation: grain leather

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11:43 Oct 15, 2000
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: piel flor
This is a text about industrial shoes. This must be a type of leather. Any help greatly appreciated...
Linebyline
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:05
English translation:grain leather
Explanation:
...used in safety gloves and footwear.

There is also full-grain leather, "piel plena flor".

Reference: Vocabulario del cuero (The Leather Glossary) Spanish-English-Italian

You wil find all kinds of leather there.
Good luck.
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naSee belowIvan Sanchez
nafull-grain leather or grain leather
LinguaVox
nagrain leather
ZoeZoe
naskiverxxxPaul Roige


  

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54 mins
skiver


Explanation:
haven't found "piel flor" but "flor de piel lanar" (skiver) and "flor de piel cabria" (goat skiver), check it out ref. below. hope it helps anyway... :)


    Reference: http://eurodic.ip.lu/cgi-bin/edicbin/EuroDicWWW.pl
xxxPaul Roige
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Local time: 10:05
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in CatalanCatalan
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59 mins
grain leather


Explanation:
...used in safety gloves and footwear.

There is also full-grain leather, "piel plena flor".

Reference: Vocabulario del cuero (The Leather Glossary) Spanish-English-Italian

You wil find all kinds of leather there.
Good luck.



    Reference: http://www.cueronet.com/vocabulario/
ZoeZoe
PRO pts in pair: 70
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Berni Armstrong

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1 hr
full-grain leather or grain leather


Explanation:
<<Full-grain leather
The top surface of a leather, corresponding to the external part of the skin, that has not had the grain removed mechanically.
The advantages of a full-grain leather glove: good manual dexterity, comfort, and precise touch.>>

http://www.deltaplus.fr/GB/index.html

<<Todo flor
Es un tipo de piel que se encuentra por encima de la parte externa de la dermis y que no ha experimentado ningún tipo de corrección.
Ventajas del guante en piel todo flor : proporciona habilidad en los movimientos, confort y gran sensación táctil.>>

http://www.deltaplus.fr/ESP/matieres/cuir.html

Have a look at the reference URL's, and you´ll find a lot of information on this topic, both in English and Spanish.

Hope it helps.



    Reference: http://www.deltaplus.fr/GB/index.html
    Reference: http://www.deltaplus.fr/ESP/matieres/cuir.html
LinguaVox
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3 hrs
See below


Explanation:
'Piel flor' must be a term from shoemakers slang, but it looks like a young, tender material, like calfskin.
Luck!

Ivan Sanchez
Local time: 04:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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