una chapa de metal translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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a metal sheet
a sheet of metal
a steel plate
a wooden panel
disc brake pad
a table covered with a walnut veneer
a door with beautiful metalwork overlay
sensible man
not to have a farthing {o} cent
[Dated] (MODISMOS)
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1    (=material)   sheet metal  
la escultura incorpora chapa y madera      the sculpture includes sheet metal and wood  
2    (=lámina)  
una chapa de metal      a metal sheet, a sheet of metal  
una chapa de madera      a wooden panel  
una chapa de acero      a steel plate  
la chapa del coche      the panel of the car  
una mesa revestida con chapa de nogal      a table covered with a walnut veneer  
  chapa acanalada, chapa ondulada   corrugated iron (sheet)
3    [+de policía]   badge  
[+de adorno]  
lleva la cazadora llena de chapas      he has badges all over his jacket  
4    [+de botella]   cap, top
5      (Cono Sur)  
[+de matrícula]  

  chapa de patente   licence o   (EEUU)   license plate
6    chapas   (=juego)   game of throwing bottle tops   game of throwing bottle tops  
7      (Esp)  
**   one-hundred-peseta coin   one-hundred-peseta coin  
MODISMOS estar sin chapa      anticuado   not to have a farthing o cent  
8    MODISMOS hacer chapas      **   (=prostituirse)   to turn tricks **     
9      (LAm)   (=cerradura)   lock  
(door) handle
10    hombre de chapa      anticuado   sensible man  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
"una chapa de metal": examples and translations in context
Waldbaum tiene una chapa de metal en la cabeza... y decían que no podía caminar cerca de imanes. Mrs. Waldbaum had a steel plate in her head... and it was said she couldn't walk near magnets.
Busque una placa, o una chapa de metal con una especie de logo. I want you to look for a plaque... or a metal plate with some sort of logo on it.
Mamá hizo ponerles... ...chapas de metal... ...para que duren más. I run over my heels... and Mother had these iron pieces put on them... so they'd last longer.
El día del picnic llevabas los zapatos con chapas de metal. Just the morning of the picnic, I wiped off your shoes with the cleats.
Trabajo con chapas de metal, incluido su curvado y conformado. Sheet metal working, including bending and forming;
El padre de Ed nos dio dinero para una casita fuera de Tempe y yo conseguí trabajo perforando chapas de metal. Ed's pa staked us to a starter home in suburban Tempe and I got a job drillin' holes in sheet metal.
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