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English term or phrase:soak away
Spanish translation:sumidero ciego
Entered by: Patricia Gutiérrez
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17:59 Feb 23, 2009
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase: soak away
If discharge is to a soak away, a porosity test should be carried out in accordance with BS 6297 to ensure adequate sub-soil drainage

Gracias de antemano
Patricia Gutiérrez
Local time: 17:40
sumidero ciego
Explanation:
"Si la descarga es en un sumidero ciego, [...]"

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Note added at 10 mins (2009-02-23 18:09:38 GMT)
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soakway = pozo de drenaje, sumidero ciego, excavación para drenaje de aguas
http://books.google.com.mx/books?id=ZIU4-UjfzYcC&pg=PA1314&l...
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Anna Sylvia Villegas Carvallo
Mexico
Local time: 10:40
Grading comment
gracias
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5 +4sumidero ciego
Anna Sylvia Villegas Carvallo


  

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sumidero ciego


Explanation:
"Si la descarga es en un sumidero ciego, [...]"

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Note added at 10 mins (2009-02-23 18:09:38 GMT)
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soakway = pozo de drenaje, sumidero ciego, excavación para drenaje de aguas
http://books.google.com.mx/books?id=ZIU4-UjfzYcC&pg=PA1314&l...

Anna Sylvia Villegas Carvallo
Mexico
Local time: 10:40
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in category: 60
Grading comment
gracias

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