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12:35 Jun 3, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: policroruro
vaina de policroruro de vinilo
keith absalom

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naPVC caseRocky
Elinor Thomas
napolyvinyl chlorideAlbert Golub
naPVCCristina Ferrari de Damm



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Are you sure you this is not referring to PVC? = Cloruro Polivinílico - Polyvinyl Chloride

Cristina Ferrari de Damm
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polyvinyl chloride

hope it helps

Albert Golub
Local time: 10:54
Native speaker of: French
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Parrot: Yup! I've seen this error before, it's quite common ("me se ocurre...)
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I guess this is a misspelling and should read cloruro in which case:

vinyl polychloride sheath.

HTH :-)

    Simon and Shuster's
Elinor Thomas
Local time: 06:54
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 247

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Davorka Grgic
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PVC case

I agree with the PVC suggestions
As for the vaina, it could be case, sheath, wallet, pouch and others depending on the context
For a driving licence, I think we'd say a PVC wallet, but for an A4 document my mail-order catalogue shows a picture of a "pocket"

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