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English translation: stud, bead, unit form for cast metal

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Spanish term or phrase:bullón
English translation:stud, bead, unit form for cast metal
Entered by: Parrot
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13:14 May 22, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: bullones
Hi again,
The sentence goes - Este producto fundido y trnasformado en bullones es trasladado por via terrestre - are they talking about bullions??? Any help appreciated.
J.
Jenette Holyoak
literally, a bullón is a stud. But referring to metal,
Explanation:
this can mean a unit form into which it is cast (not necessarily the bullions as we conceive of them in Ft. Knox.) Engineers talk about "beads" in processes involving sheet lamination, but this may not be the case either.
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Parrot
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Local time: 14:49
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naBlank rodsIvan Sanchez
naStud (referring to metal) or PuffTrisha McMillan
naliterally, a bullón is a stud. But referring to metal,
Parrot


  

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literally, a bullón is a stud. But referring to metal,


Explanation:
this can mean a unit form into which it is cast (not necessarily the bullions as we conceive of them in Ft. Knox.) Engineers talk about "beads" in processes involving sheet lamination, but this may not be the case either.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 14:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645
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Thanks!

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11 mins
Stud (referring to metal) or Puff


Explanation:
What is the whole context referring to? Food or a product? It sounds like the word would revolve around "puff" if it is melting and taking on a new form. Just a couple of ideas


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Trisha McMillan
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1 hr
Blank rods


Explanation:
These are metal rods to-be-threaded, otherwise 'not threaded', -it's an industrial term-.
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Ivan Sanchez
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