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English translation: single eaves

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Portuguese term or phrase:beiral simples
English translation:single eaves
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23:00 Nov 1, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Portuguese term or phrase: beiral simples
European Portuguese, from a set of regulations on roofing and façade construction in a subdivision.

The sentence reads:

"O encontro das coberturas com as fachadas poderá ser feito por beiral simples, beiral duplo, cornija, platibanda, corta-fogo ou empena com capeamento em telha de canudo de acordo com as soluções construtivas constantes dos referidos estudos..."

Thanks, in advance, for any ideas.
Todd Field
United States
Local time: 05:42
single eaves
Explanation:
Look at these examples:

Dule Temple - UNESCO World Heritage Centre
The Shanmen Gate has three single-eaves Wudian roofs. The Hall of Avalokitesvara is a three-story timber structured building with five single-eaves Xieshan ...
http://whc.unesco.org/en/tentativelists/120/

Ancient Structures in Caishi Ji
The central room of the back hall is of a flush gable roof with single eaves, while the side rooms are of gable and hip roofs and upturned angles with no ...
www.seu.edu.cn/EC/english/ahcsjz.htm

Seosan City Tour Homepage - 瑞山市
The anchae and ssarangchae have gabled and tiled roofs with single eaves. They were built on one story stylobate (base stone), with unprocessed cornerstones ...
http://eng.seosantour.net/default.asp?go=63

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rhandler
Local time: 08:42
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single eaves


Explanation:
Look at these examples:

Dule Temple - UNESCO World Heritage Centre
The Shanmen Gate has three single-eaves Wudian roofs. The Hall of Avalokitesvara is a three-story timber structured building with five single-eaves Xieshan ...
http://whc.unesco.org/en/tentativelists/120/

Ancient Structures in Caishi Ji
The central room of the back hall is of a flush gable roof with single eaves, while the side rooms are of gable and hip roofs and upturned angles with no ...
www.seu.edu.cn/EC/english/ahcsjz.htm

Seosan City Tour Homepage - 瑞山市
The anchae and ssarangchae have gabled and tiled roofs with single eaves. They were built on one story stylobate (base stone), with unprocessed cornerstones ...
http://eng.seosantour.net/default.asp?go=63



rhandler
Local time: 08:42
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Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 606
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Nov 5, 2007 - Changes made by rhandler:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/45313">Todd Field's</a> old entry - "beiral simples" » "single eaves"


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