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Russian translation: вновь делая пригодной для жизни

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15:45 Mar 15, 2008
English to Russian translations [PRO]
Science - Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng
English term or phrase: freshen
Из научной фантастики: в находящейся под землей морской воде (seawater) гниют погибшие растения и т.п. в результате чего время от времени происходят выбросы ядовитых газов, в основном метана.

freshen -- опреснять или освежать?

"A little gas here, a lot of gas there. People die, but not too many of us. And maybe we will marshal necessary resouces. Cut holes to the Ocean below and let out the bubbles in manageable little breaths. Or pump pure oxygen down under our feet, ***freshening*** the cold dead water." He waved the flame in front of his eyes. "Perhaps human can do whatever it takes, and our atmosphere isn't destroyed when the hydrocarbons eat up our precious free oxygen.
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Local time: 22:38
Russian translation:вновь делая пригодной для жизни
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AKhram
Local time: 22:38
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3 +5вновь делая пригодной для жизни
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3 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +5
вновь делая пригодной для жизни


Explanation:
В данном контексте

AKhram
Local time: 22:38
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 19
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Thank you very much, AKhram.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  salavat: оживить
1 min

agree  tar: возвращая к жизни
8 mins

agree  Ol_Besh
46 mins

agree  Enote: ну и освежить сгодится, имхо. Только не опреснять - воздухом соли не выведешь :)
2 hrs

agree  Mikhail Yanchenko
1 day21 hrs
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
очищать


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Marina Dolinsky
Local time: 22:38
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Native speaker of: Russian
PRO pts in category: 16
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