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monococción y bicocción

English translation: single and double firing

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Spanish term or phrase:monococción y bicocción
English translation:single and double firing
Entered by: Parrot
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14:51 Feb 5, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: monococción y bicocción
Una empresa azulejera fabrica pavimentos por monococción y bicocción.
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single and double firing
Explanation:
The process of hardening ceramics by heat or applying glaze by heat is called firing. Glazed ceramic is necessarily double-fired (first for hardening and second for glazing). Temperature will vary according to raw material.
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Parrot
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naSingle firing- double firingMaria McCollum
nasingle and double firing
Parrot


  

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6 mins
single and double firing


Explanation:
The process of hardening ceramics by heat or applying glaze by heat is called firing. Glazed ceramic is necessarily double-fired (first for hardening and second for glazing). Temperature will vary according to raw material.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 18:06
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
Grading comment
Thanks!!

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Yolanda Broad
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14 mins
Single firing- double firing


Explanation:
monococción > mono (una) coccion
bicocción> bi (doble o dos) cocciones

mono ( same in english)mono-firing
bi ( same in english)bi-firing
I wouldn't say monofiring or bifiring
single firing or double firing

Coccion also means cooking but I think is more appropriate to use firing since we are talking about tiles and not food.
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Maria McCollum
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