stybbesharpare

English translation: the person whose job it is to sift the fragmented ore

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Swedish term or phrase:stybbesharpare
English translation:the person whose job it is to sift the fragmented ore
Entered by: micawber_7

22:30 Mar 15, 2008
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Metallurgy / Casting
Swedish term or phrase: stybbesharpare
One of several trades in a traditional smelting house. No context proper, just an enumeration including the term.
micawber_7
United States
Local time: 02:41
the person whose job it is to sift the fragmented ore
Explanation:
According to SAOB

stybb - fragments of material. Can refer to almost any material. Also explained as dust, stuff...
harpare - a person who performs sifting
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Sofia Lauffs
Local time: 11:41
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the person whose job it is to sift the fragmented ore


Explanation:
According to SAOB

stybb - fragments of material. Can refer to almost any material. Also explained as dust, stuff...
harpare - a person who performs sifting


    Reference: http://g3.spraakdata.gu.se/saob/
Sofia Lauffs
Local time: 11:41
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
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