calderín
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calderín
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1.
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
(container for fluids inside a piece of equipment)
a. tank
Tengo un problema con la instalación de energía solar. El agua no sale del calderín. Debe de estar obstruido.I have a problem with the solar power installation. The water won't come out of the tank. It must be blocked.
b. air tank (in a compressor)
El compresor lleva un calderín con aire que está dentro de un rango de presión predeterminado.The compressor has an air tank containing air within a preset pressure range.
c. water tank (in a water heater)
¿Qué problema tiene el calentador? - El calderín tiene una fuga.What's the problem with the heater? - The water tank is leaking.
2. (small pot)
a. small cauldron
Todas las miniaturas están hechas a mano, como esta pequeña bruja, con su diminuta escoba y su calderín para hacer pociones.All the miniatures are handmade, like this small witch, with her tiny broom and her small cauldron for making potions.
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