In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(from furnace)escoria de hulla feminine
- The company imported 33,000 tonnes of clinker to support the company's own production in order to maximise cement production.
- The department originally issued the antidumping order on gray Portland cement and clinker from Mexico in 1990.
- Cement and clinker imports play an important role in supplementing domestic capacity constraints.
- The permitted operating capacity of the plant is 800,000 tons of clinker per year.
- These small grayish black pellets are called clinker.
- The expected decrease of duty on cement and clinker from Rs 400 per tonne to Rs 350 per tonne didn't happen.
- I propose to reduce the customs duty on cement and clinkers from 25% to 20%.
- Cement and clinker imports declined 6.5 percent in 2002, according to a recent PCA report.
- The tremendous velocity of the particle-laden dust stream coupled with high temperatures coming off the clinker cooler rapidly eroded the elbow and standard-issue duct system.
- We cool the clinker, add a bit of gypsum to control setting time, and crush the mixture into a fine powder.
- Another is a rounded piece of clinker, a porous material that results from the burning of coal seams.
- To the extent possible, the concrete mixture should incorporate Portland cement of one type, made with clinker from a single source, and manufactured at the same plant.
- Thirdly, reduce the clinker content in cement, by intergrinding cementious material like slag, fly ash, or limestone.
- At its peak the mix reaches 1, 450C before exiting as a hard, gritty material called clinker.
- With additional analysis of shipping market development, the study also includes detailed appraisals of cement and clinker imports and exports.
- The building can store as much as 400,000 tons of clinker.
- In addition, the plant has 11 air cannons installed on the clinker cooler.
- An electric three-roll crusher reduces 95% of the clinker to less than 35 mm in size.
- Holcim also has placed an order with IKN to upgrade the two clinker coolers at the Dundee, Mich. plant.
- The sintered material is cooled to form cement clinker.
2(brick)ladrillo duro masculine
- Beneath the city's dense urban forest, low walls of Arroyo Seco stone and clinker brick front brown-shingled homes with porches set under graceful overhangs.
- It will take about 1500 whole bricks, clinkers.
- Remaindered brick packs - rough clinkers, chocolate browns, flash fired silvers - were placed randomly along the south elevation, to be laid as required.
1(gaffe)metedura de pata feminine informalmetida de pata feminine Latin America informalpifia feminine informalpifiada feminine informal
2(bad product)porquería feminine informalbasura feminine
- If that was the high point in the series, which Oregon leads 52-41-10, then the real clinker was the 1983 scoreless tie.
- Your own prior experience with a clinker marriage does count for something.
- He conducted wedding services, and when some of the marriages hit clinkers, he was a patient, extraordinarily attentive family counselor.
- Every talented author is entitled to the occasional clinker.
- I was in the movie business, did some good movies, did a couple of clinkers.
- So, updates will come a little quicker now, this was the clinker.
- Anyway Marron made it two with another clinker.
- Luckily, the duo doesn't settle on such clinkers.
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