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termómetro de capilla

English translation: capilliary thermometer

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Spanish term or phrase:termómetro de capilla
English translation:capilliary thermometer
Entered by: Henry Vaughan
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15:09 Feb 19, 2001
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Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: termómetro de capilla
some sort of thermometer in an instrument manufacturer´s catalogue
Henry Vaughan
Spain
Local time: 18:12
capillary thermometer
Explanation:
capillary = as thin as a hair
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xxxHenri
Local time: 18:12
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nacapillary thermometerxxxHenri
namerecury thermometerdonnakay
nacowl thermometerMaria McCollum


  

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5 mins
cowl thermometer


Explanation:
termómetro = thermometer
de capilla = hood, cowl


    harpeth and collins dictionary
Maria McCollum
Local time: 12:12
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 24
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3 hrs
merecury thermometer


Explanation:
mercury thermometer = an instrument for measuring temperatures, consisting of a graduated glass tube with a sealed, capillary bore in which mercury, colored alcohol, etc. rises or falls as it expands or contracts from changes in temperature.



    New World Dictionary, Larousse
donnakay
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11 hrs
capillary thermometer


Explanation:
capillary = as thin as a hair

xxxHenri
Local time: 18:12
PRO pts in pair: 36
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