Translation of ferrule in Spanish:


regatón, n.

Pronunciation /ˈfɛrəl/ /ˈfɛruːl/ /ˈfɛr(ə)l/

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    regatón masculine
    contera feminine
    • There are cue makers, and other experts in cue stick behavior, that have very strong opinions about the pros and cons of various cue stick shafts, ferrules and tips.
    • The tips, called ferrules, of lower quality poles will wear off, but a good cross country ski or outdoor shop will have replacement tips in stock or can order them.
    • Against the geometric shapes of globe and pole, and within the rectangular surface of the arras itself, appears the point, which turns out to be the ferrule of a rod, which turns out to be a fan, which opens into the tail of the bird.
    • A ferrule should be attached to the end of the cue, which the tip attaches to.
    • Plungers push glue-filled ferrules onto pencil ends, and others fill them with plugs.
    • It is also the last of a line of pencils featuring a distinctive rectangular ferrule with a unique, replaceable eraser.