Translation of glazing in Spanish:

glazing

Pronunciation: /ˈgleɪzɪŋ/

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (glass) vidrios (masculine plural), cristales (masculine plural) (Spain/España)
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    • He said such improvements might, for example, create ventilation between the inner stained glass and the protective outer glazing.
    • What kind of glass should you use - normal glass or acrylic glazing?
    • Double-hung windows were replaced to match the profile and leaded glazing of the originals.
    1.2 (act, job) acristalamiento (masculine), acristalación (feminine)
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    • For example, using the building form to provide shelter from a noise source is preferable to installing acoustic-rated glazing.
    • The noise of the traffic has forced residents to sleep at the back of their houses and install secondary glazing, costing hundreds of pounds.
    • He said the roof on the new grandstand was half-completed and glazing was being installed.

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