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English translation: risers

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Italian term or phrase:sottogradi
English translation:risers
Entered by: Alexander Chisholm
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19:36 Jan 15, 2004
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / marble
Italian term or phrase: sottogradi
the text refers to cutting pieces of marble, steps 35cm high and "sottogradi" 16 cm high.
Alexander Chisholm
Local time: 06:12
risers
Explanation:
Illustrated in website below. These are "risers".

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Note added at 3 hrs 7 mins (2004-01-15 22:43:42 GMT)
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An rather amusing illustration of \"risers\" for comparison.
http://dlpg.com/staircase_risers.htm

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Note added at 3 hrs 8 mins (2004-01-15 22:45:04 GMT)
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And another.
http://www.handcrafttile.com/StairpageF&Sstairs.shtml
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Russell Jones
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:12
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risers


Explanation:
Illustrated in website below. These are "risers".

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 3 hrs 7 mins (2004-01-15 22:43:42 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

An rather amusing illustration of \"risers\" for comparison.
http://dlpg.com/staircase_risers.htm

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Note added at 3 hrs 8 mins (2004-01-15 22:45:04 GMT)
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And another.
http://www.handcrafttile.com/StairpageF&Sstairs.shtml


    Reference: http://www.rossimarmi.it/pag1.htm
Russell Jones
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