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hopper

Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːpər; ˈhɒpə(r)/

Translation of hopper in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • tolva (feminine); (of furnace) tragante (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Most of them are unit trains of grain hoppers or container trains.
    • The outlets on the bottom of the individual hoppers are controlled by a rod that runs the length of the trailer.
    • Material is pumped from the sea bed as a fluid mixture with water and is discharged into the dredger's hoppers where the heavy material rapidly sinks to the bottom.

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