# triangle

## Chinese translation: Y形回车道

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 English term or phrase: triangle Chinese translation: Y形回车道 Entered by:

 04:56 Apr 2, 2008
English to Chinese translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping
 English term or phrase: triangle This project involves turnaround facilities such as loops and {triangles}. 该项目涉及掉头设施，诸如让车道以及{三角岔道口}? 先行谢过！
 Local time: 07:54
 Y形回车道 Explanation:你这很可能说是铁道上的列车掉头设施。列车掉头的方式可以是绕行圆弧，那就是loop；这种方式会让列车头正向行驶。另一种方式就是进入Y形回车道，英语里称为triangle或wye reversing，也就是Y-junction；这种方式会使机车头反向行驶。 http://www.johncletheroe.org/trainz/glossary/index.htm http://www.aizoon.co.uk/track03.htm
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Wenjer Leuschel
Taiwan
Local time: 07:54
 感谢！再问问：那么loop译成“让车道”也不准确了？专业译法是什么呢？4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

4 +2Y形回车道Wenjer Leuschel
3三角区域
 William He

Discussion entries: 2

59 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +2
Y形回车道

Explanation:

http://www.johncletheroe.org/trainz/glossary/index.htm

http://www.aizoon.co.uk/track03.htm

 Wenjer LeuschelTaiwanLocal time: 07:54Native speaker of: ChinesePRO pts in category: 23
 感谢！再问问：那么loop译成“让车道”也不准确了？专业译法是什么呢？

agree  William He: 这个应该是专业说法吧！呵呵
 4 mins
-> 谢谢。不过，我这只是“半仙”的说法，因为我也从来没有在铁道事业里做过事，用常理判断，给个说法而已。

agree
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-> Thanks.

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Explanation:

 William HeChinaLocal time: 07:54Native speaker of: ChinesePRO pts in category: 8

 Apr 2, 2008 - Changes made by Wenjer Leuschel: Created KOG entry KudoZ term » KOG term

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