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crowbar [4 records]

Record 1 - external organization data 2017-04-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Compartment – Nomenclature 4.0
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
OBS

crowbar: an item in the "Mechanical Tools and Equipment" class of the "Tools and Equipment for Science and Technology" category.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tiroir – Nomenclature 4.0
  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
OBS

pied-de-biche : objet de la classe «Outils et équipement mécaniques» de la catégorie «Outillage et équipement pour les sciences et la technologie».

Spanish

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Record 2 2012-07-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Construction Tools
DEF

An iron or steel bar that is usually bent and has a wedge-shaped working end; used as a lever and for prying.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Outils (Construction)
DEF

Levier à bout plat avec lequel les cambrioleurs forcent les portes.

OBS

Au pluriel. Des pinces-monseigneur.

Spanish

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Record 3 2010-11-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • Military Equipment

French

Domaine(s)
  • Matériel militaire
OBS

barre à mine : terme uniformisé par le Comité de terminologie française du Conseil de doctrine et de tactique de l'Armée de terre.

Spanish

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Record 4 1995-03-01

English

Subject field(s)
  • Electrical Engineering
Key term(s)
  • crow bar
  • crow-bar

French

Domaine(s)
  • Électrotechnique
OBS

Action d'un autre circuit sur un montage crowbar.

Key term(s)
  • se court circuiter

Spanish

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