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accionamientos (as it is used in this phrase)

English translation: cycles

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Spanish term or phrase:accionamientos (as it is used in this phrase)
English translation:cycles
Entered by: Silvina Camperi
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01:13 Mar 11, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
Spanish term or phrase: accionamientos (as it is used in this phrase)
Tanto el mecanismo de la puerta como el de la chapa deberán garantizar un desempeño de 700,000 accionamientos, sin que presente avería alguna y con mínimo desgaste de sus partes.
Silvina Camperi
Argentina
Local time: 23:41
cycles
Explanation:
My second choice would be "uses"

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Note added at 43 mins (2008-03-11 01:56:01 GMT)
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"The user manual says 4 D-cells will last "up to" 10,000 uses. They don't say if an opening cycle followed by a closing cycle is 1 use or 2 uses."
http://www.amazon.com/iTouchless-Automatic-Stainless-Touchle...
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T o b i a s
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Thank you so much Tobias!
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4 +3cycles
T o b i a s


  

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16 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
cycles


Explanation:
My second choice would be "uses"

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Note added at 43 mins (2008-03-11 01:56:01 GMT)
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"The user manual says 4 D-cells will last "up to" 10,000 uses. They don't say if an opening cycle followed by a closing cycle is 1 use or 2 uses."
http://www.amazon.com/iTouchless-Automatic-Stainless-Touchle...

T o b i a s
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PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thank you so much Tobias!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Robin Levey: 'cycles' - not (indeed, never) 'uses'
2 mins
  -> Thank you, mediamatrix!

agree  Terry Burgess
58 mins
  -> Thank you, Terry.

agree  psicutrinius
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, psicutrinius.
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