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Luftgeschoss

English translation: open-sided storey

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14:41 Oct 31, 2006
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / building
German term or phrase: Luftgeschoss
I'm asking here for a colleague. There is no context.
But explanation:
Ein auf Stützen aufgeständertes Gebäude erzeugt im Bereich des Erdgeschosses einen (meist) öffentlichen Raum, der eine gute Durchlüftung bietet.
Would be grateful for any ideas.
Susanne Effner
Germany
Local time: 08:20
English translation:open-sided storey
Explanation:
Stilt floor would be an alternative.
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Gerhard Wieder
Local time: 07:20
Grading comment
That is great - we did a lot of research here
Thanks a lot from my colleagues here, too
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +1open-sided storey
Gerhard Wieder


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
open-sided storey


Explanation:
Stilt floor would be an alternative.

Gerhard Wieder
Local time: 07:20
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 39
Grading comment
That is great - we did a lot of research here
Thanks a lot from my colleagues here, too

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kim Metzger: Stilt floor seems to be used mainly in India and other Asian countries.
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Oct 31, 2006 - Changes made by Kim Metzger:
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