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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: calking

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pausend calking
Dichtung {f}Femininum (die) [naut.] (Kalfaterung) calking
Kalfatern {n}Neutrum (das) [naut.] calking
Kalfaterung {f}Femininum (die) [naut.] calking


When I could get no calking to do, I did nothing.
He too, at first, seemed disposed to refuse; but, after some reflection, he granted me the privilege, and proposed the following terms: I was to be allowed all my time, make all contracts with those for whom I worked, and find my own employment; and, in return for this liberty, I was to pay him three dollars at the end of each week; find myself in calking tools, and in board and clothing.
This, with the wear and tear of clothing and calking tools, made my regular expenses about six dollars per week.
* * I am told that colored persons can now get employment at calking in New Bedford—a result of anti-slavery effort.
Finding my trade of no immediate benefit, I threw off my calking habiliments, and prepared myself to do any kind of work I could get to do.

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