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point bas

English translation: low point

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17:43 Oct 28, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Fire regulations - propane storage
French term or phrase: point bas
Storage rules for bottles of propane:

"...située à une distance réelle d'au moins...

- des baies...
- de tout appareillage...
- de tout ***point bas et des bouches d'égout non protégés par un siphon ;
- de tout dépôt..."
Conor McAuley
France
Local time: 18:17
English translation:low point
Explanation:
Propane being heavier than air, any leaks into a nearby low laying area could accumulate thus posing an explosion risk
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Conchi De Salas
Canada
Local time: 12:17
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4 +5low pointConchi De Salas


  

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43 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
low point


Explanation:
Propane being heavier than air, any leaks into a nearby low laying area could accumulate thus posing an explosion risk

Conchi De Salas
Canada
Local time: 12:17
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 4
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agree  Maria Diehn
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agree  xxxBourth: Kerboom!
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agree  narasimha
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