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06:04 Jul 17, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase:pithing rod
Se trata de un aparato (probablemente una varilla) para dañar la médula espinal en los animales sacrificados en los mataderos. Muchas gracias
Explanation: I basically agree with Centos, but here is a little more specific information:
English Term pithing
Definition laceration of central nervous tissue by means of an instrument introduced into the cranial cavity
Reference VI/1781/98 Rev.9,draft decision,art.1.1.c
Spanish Term descabello
Definition laceración del tejido nervioso central mediante un instrumento introducido en la cavidad craneal (EuroDicAutom)