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English translation: wind pumps

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Italian term or phrase:eoliane (pompe)
English translation:wind pumps
Entered by: Kira Laudy
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12:25 Jan 18, 2008
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - International Org/Dev/Coop / Water supplies
Italian term or phrase: oliane
Again NGO website dealing with water supplies. NGO is providing "pozzi con delle oliane". Clearly pumps of some sort - run on oil, or like the ones for oil wells?
Penny Hewson
United Kingdom
Local time: 10:45
wind pumps
Explanation:
Actually the correct name is "eoliane", but they are also sometimes called oliane (pompe eoliane).
Ciao
Kira
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Kira Laudy
Netherlands
Local time: 11:45
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Yes, this must be it, thanks!
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5 +1wind pumps
Kira Laudy


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wind pumps


Explanation:
Actually the correct name is "eoliane", but they are also sometimes called oliane (pompe eoliane).
Ciao
Kira

Kira Laudy
Netherlands
Local time: 11:45
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Yes, this must be it, thanks!

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Jan 18, 2008 - Changes made by Kira Laudy:
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