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jacket

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒækət; ˈdʒækɪt/

Translation of jacket in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 3 (of potato) (British English/inglés británico) potatoes in their jackets, jacket potatoes papas (feminine plural) asadas ([ con la cáscara ]) (Latin America/América Latina) patatas (feminine plural) asadas ([ con la piel ]) (Spain/España)
  • 4 (of boiler, engine) funda (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • If you have a conventional water heater, give it a wrap as well with an insulated jacket that will help prevent energy loss.
    • Bosch designed a thin inner liner of soft steel that sealed the gases in, its pressure load supported by a stout perforated steel jacket.
    • Similarly, a steel and concrete jacket was secured to the swing span central pier in 1936.

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