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English translation: pounds = libras (lbs)

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19:11 Aug 7, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: lbr
In a list of airplane characteristics:
Techo con un solo motor con 26.xxx lbr: XXXXX pies

My question: what is lbr? Is it an English acronym? I find "low burning rate" but I'm not sure it is that. Any ideas will be appreciated.
Robert Anderson
Local time: 16:39
English translation:pounds = libras (lbs)
Explanation:
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Alfonso Romero
Mexico
Local time: 17:39
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Thank you. I suspected it might be a typo for lbs., but one never knows...
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Summary of answers provided
na +1pounds = libras (lbs)Alfonso Romero
na +1libras?
Andrea Bullrich
napoundMaria McCollum
nafoot-pound or Ft-Lb.Rodolfo Demera


  

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14 mins peer agreement (net): +1
libras?


Explanation:
could it an abbreviation for pounds?

Andrea Bullrich
Local time: 20:39
Native speaker of: Spanish

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agree  xxxtrans4u
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24 mins
foot-pound or Ft-Lb.


Explanation:
This refers to the amount of torque the motor has as output. I don't have the entire document, but this could change under load or no-load conditions.

Ejemplo: La fuerza que tiene el motor.

Rodolfo Demera
United States
Local time: 18:39
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4 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
pounds = libras (lbs)


Explanation:



    Reference: http://www.bobcat.com/es/pr/news_arc_crusher.html
    Reference: http://www.dynacam.com/Product/Torque_vs__Horsepower/torque_...
Alfonso Romero
Mexico
Local time: 17:39
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
Thank you. I suspected it might be a typo for lbs., but one never knows...

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agree  Patricia Lutteral
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1 day 1 hr
pound


Explanation:
libra = weight =pound = 453,6 gr.
imperial system:
Aunque el sistema metrico decimal se implanto oficialmente en 1971 en el Reino Unido para medidas y pesos y es el que se ensena en los colegios, en el lenguaje cotidiano aun se sigue usando en muchos casos el llamado Imperial System. Libras (pounds), pintas (pints),millas ( miles) pies ( feet) pulgadas ( inches).
I hope this helps ;-)


    harper and collins,
Maria McCollum
Local time: 18:39
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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