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English translation: column

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Portuguese term or phrase:maciço
English translation:column
Entered by: R-i-c-h-a-r-d
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12:26 Jan 11, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Instalação de terras
Portuguese term or phrase: maciço
Aparece várias vezes ao longo do texto: implantação do maciço de suporte da torre, maciço de betão, maciço dos contentores.

Poderá ser utilizado o termo 'foundation'?
Patricia Silva
Portugal
Local time: 16:05
column
Explanation:
In this respect, 'column' or 'foundation column':

Tower support column;
http://images.google.com/images?q=tower support column&sourc...
Concrete column;
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/159/348323805_db0f41c3e7_o.jp...
Container column;

A word that fits all of your examples.
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R-i-c-h-a-r-d
Brazil
Local time: 12:05
Grading comment
Thanks, Richard ;)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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column


Explanation:
In this respect, 'column' or 'foundation column':

Tower support column;
http://images.google.com/images?q=tower support column&sourc...
Concrete column;
http://farm1.static.flickr.com/159/348323805_db0f41c3e7_o.jp...
Container column;

A word that fits all of your examples.

R-i-c-h-a-r-d
Brazil
Local time: 12:05
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 205
Grading comment
Thanks, Richard ;)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Luis Gomes: Yes, agreed.
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agree  Humberto Ribas
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