cubrir de sarro

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cubrir de sarro(
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. to cover with scale
La resistencia eléctrica del hervidor está cubierta de sarro. Tendremos que limpiarla con un desincrustante.The kettle element is covered with scale. We'll have to clean it with a descaling product.
b. to fur (United Kingdom)
El agua tiene tanta cal que las tuberías están cubiertas de sarro.The water has so much lime that the pipes are furred.
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