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15:06 Mar 30, 2004
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: ruletear
Here's another! Pavimento continuo de mortero de cemento 1:3, con superficie enlucida sin ruletear.
1. I am foxed by ruletear
2. I thought "enlucido" was plastered - why would one plaster a cement floor?
Giles Bickford
United Kingdom
Local time: 12:59
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4to smoothDavid Brown
3crown
David Hollywood


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
to smooth


Explanation:
i could only find a reference in catalan
El dconst dóna ruletear *corronar v. tr. Passar un corró per una superfície. Especialment, el corró gravat amb què es marca un relleu a la superfície tendra d’un paviment de ciment.
Hope it is helpful

David Brown
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crown


Explanation:
ruletear = corronar in Italian (crown), so maybe an option, not sure on this one :)

potholes. A properly drained gravel road should have crown. Yet an operator
can also build too much crown into the road surface. This ...


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yes, Catalan :)

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Note added at 8 hrs 23 mins (2004-03-30 23:30:13 GMT)
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http://www.extension.umn.edu/distribution/naturalresources/D...

This web reference has to do with erosion prevention and may be of some help (descibes road shaping techniques). Still anybody´s guess though :)


    Reference: http://www.ltapt2.org/gravel/gravelroads2c.htm
David Hollywood
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