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English translation: wall tile installer

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Spanish term or phrase:chapador
English translation:wall tile installer
Entered by: Jesus Murillo
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04:26 Feb 21, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: chapador
Persona o máquina que pone los azulejos en la pared.
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wall tile installer
Explanation:
I don't have any references but I am a tiles manufacturing specialised translator with broad experience (my family manufactures tiles in Castellon Spain).

We always say installer or wall tile installer.

Hope this is of help

Jesus Murillo
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Jesus Murillo
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Local time: 03:00
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Moltes gràcies!!!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naSee below
Davorka Grgic
natile setter
Davorka Grgic
natiler; tylerxxxHenri
nawall tile installer
Jesus Murillo


  

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8 mins
wall tile installer


Explanation:
I don't have any references but I am a tiles manufacturing specialised translator with broad experience (my family manufactures tiles in Castellon Spain).

We always say installer or wall tile installer.

Hope this is of help

Jesus Murillo

Jesus Murillo
Spain
Local time: 03:00
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 8
Grading comment
Moltes gràcies!!!
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15 mins
tiler; tyler


Explanation:
Your Spanish description indicates to me that the French word is 'tuileur'.

Tuileur [French] = tiler, tyler [English] according to Harrap's Dictionary.

According to Collins:
"chapar" = (Téc) to plate, cover (o line) with sheet metal (o veneer); [pared] to tile


    Collins Unabridged Spanish-English & English-Spanish Dictionary, Glasgow & Barcelona
    Mansion: Harrap's French and English Dictionary, Part One French-English, London, Toronto, Wellington, Sydney, Paris
xxxHenri
Local time: 03:00
PRO pts in pair: 36
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55 mins
tile setter


Explanation:

Here is what I have (a sertificate programe from a technical college):

TILE SETTING
Certificate Program
The Tile Setting certificate program provides students the specialized training necessary to become a skilled TILE SETTER.

www.ogeechee.tec.ga.us/ProgramsOfStudy/IndustrialTech/TileS...

There is much more evidence on the internet. tey Google.

Good luck.

Davorka


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Davorka Grgic
Local time: 03:00
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 498

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Vesna Zivcic
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1 hr
See below


Explanation:
I apologize for inconvenience but I just saw that I did not give the complete answer. So, here you are:

1. Person& Machine: TILE SETTER/INSTALLER

2. Machine only: TILE SETTING/INSTALLING MACHINE

Try Google.

Davorka


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Davorka Grgic
Local time: 03:00
Native speaker of: Native in CroatianCroatian, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 498

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