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Elements of a Building III

Elements of a Building III
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noun door

Translation: puerta

Definition of door in English

Structure that opens or closes, regulating access to a space.

Definition of door in Spanish

Estructura diseñada para cerrar y abrir el acceso a un espacio.

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noun peephole

Translation: mirilla

Definition of peephole in English

Small hole in the upper part of a door through which one can look from the inside to see the outside.

Definition of peephole in Spanish

Pequeño agujero en la parte superior de una puerta que permite ver desde el interior lo que hay en el exterior.

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noun door lever

Translation: picaporte

Definition of door lever in English

Door handle whose grip is a horizontal bar that is actioned with a downward force.

Definition of door lever in Spanish

Palanca que abre el pestillo de una puerta al aplicar una fuerza descendente en uno de sus extremos.

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noun door knob

Translation: pomo

Definition of door knob in English

Door handle that is round, which is actioned with a rotary force.

Definition of door knob in Spanish

Mecanismo con forma redondeada, que abre el pestillo de una puerta al aplicar un movimiento giratorio.

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noun pull handle

Translation: tirador

Definition of pull handle in English

Door handle that has a stationary grip, which is pulled or pushed in order to open or close the door.

Definition of pull handle in Spanish

Elemento prominente anclado a una puerta, que facilita atraerla y empujarla para su apertura y cierre.

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noun lock

Translation: cerradura

Definition of lock in English

Mechanical device that securely fastens two components, which is composed of an internal system of obstructing pieces, such as pins or levers, that are exclusively engaged when the corresponding key or keycode is introduced, allowing closure or release.

Definition of lock in Spanish

Dispositivo mecánico que sirve para cerrar dos elementos con seguridad, formado por un sistema de bloqueo consistente en un pestillo y un resorte interno que se abre o cierra al introducir la llave o el código adecuado.

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noun chain latch

Translation: pestillo de cadena

Definition of chain latch in English

Latch comprised of a short chain that is attached to a door frame, which engages with a track that is attached to a door, used to secure a door from the inside.

Definition of chain latch in Spanish

Cierre fijado a una puerta y a su marco, provisto de una cadena con un extremo deslizante que une ambas partes, que se utiliza para asegurar una puerta desde dentro.

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noun doorbell

Translation: timbre

Definition of doorbell in English

Device that is typically activated with a push button, which emits a sound to announce someone’s presence at a front door.

Definition of doorbell in Spanish

Dispositivo, generalmente accionado con un pulsador, que emite sonido para anunciar la presencia de alguien en una puerta.

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noun baseboard

Translation: rodapié

Definition of baseboard in English

Narrow and elongated board that is placed on the bottom edge of interior walls.

Definition of baseboard in Spanish

Tabla estrecha y alargada que se coloca en el borde inferior de las paredes interiores.

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noun cat flap

Translation: gatera

Definition of cat flap in English

Small opening at the bottom of a door that has a hinged cover, designed to allow the entry and exit of a pet, especially a cat.

Definition of cat flap in Spanish

Abertura pequeña en la parte baja de una puerta, provista de una cubierta móvil para permitir la entrada y salida de una mascota, especialmente un gato.

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noun revolving door

Translation: puerta giratoria

Definition of revolving door in English

Door comprised of several panels that rotate around the same axis.

Definition of revolving door in Spanish

Puerta formada por varios paneles que rotan alrededor de un mismo eje.