flange
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flange(
flahnj
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (strengthening or guiding edge)
a. la pestaña
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A train wheel flange is on the inside, because it allows a train to negotiate a curve in the track.La pestaña de la rueda del tren se sitúa en el interior, porque así le permite trazar la curva que haya en la vía.
b. el reborde
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The pipeline is made of a series of pipes bolted together at flanges where they come together.El ducto está compuesto de una serie de tubos atornillados entre sí en los rebordes de las juntas.
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flange
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la pestaña
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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flange [flændʒ]
noun
(Téc) (on wheel) pestaña (f); (on pipe) reborde (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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