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angle grinder

Translation of angle grinder in Spanish:

noun

  • cortametales (masculine) angular
    Example sentences
    • It was recovered unopened with £2,042 still inside but nearby was an angle grinder, saw and drill that had been used trying to open it.
    • Police area spokesperson Captain Gcinikaya Taleni said the men used an angle grinder and blow-torches to cut through metal security panels to get to the safe on the premises.
    • Then you walk away, prune your roses, change the disc on your angle grinder, come back inside and everything is back to normal.

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