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trabuquetes

English translation: small seine / lever

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Spanish term or phrase:trabuquetes
English translation:small seine / lever
Entered by: Elinor Thomas
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07:39 Jul 27, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: trabuquetes
Los trabuquetes son de madera y se utilizan para subir la salmuera desde un pozo situado a una cota más baja
Linebyline
United Kingdom
Local time: 01:30
small seine
Explanation:
According to Simon and Schuster's trabuquete = small seine.

Looked for seine and the meaning in Spanish is jábega.

HTH :-)
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Elinor Thomas
Local time: 22:30
Grading comment
Thank you very much,
JO
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1suggest "lever" in your context, or some similar form
Parrot
na -1small seine
Elinor Thomas


  

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1 hr peer agreement (net): -1
small seine


Explanation:
According to Simon and Schuster's trabuquete = small seine.

Looked for seine and the meaning in Spanish is jábega.

HTH :-)


    Simon and Shuster's
Elinor Thomas
Local time: 22:30
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 247
Grading comment
Thank you very much,
JO

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  xxxtazdog: that doesn't sound right, Elinor, because a seine is a net, and this is made of wood..??
1 hr
  -> It is possible. Just transcribed what I found. Could it be an enrejado de madera?
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +1
suggest "lever" in your context, or some similar form


Explanation:
This is actually a small catapult mechanism on the principle of the lever, but I doubt that yours would "catapult" the marinade.


    Moliner
Parrot
Spain
Local time: 02:30
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Patricia Lutteral: absolutely
2 hrs
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