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Portuguese term or phrase:silticos
English translation:silty
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11:45 Jul 4, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Geology
Portuguese term or phrase: silticos
...que suporta o grande arcabouço geológico/estrutural regional predominantemente representado por arenitos finos a muito finos, localmente lamíticos, vermelhos a vermelhos castanhos, silticos a argilosos pouco variáveis de local para local.
Ricardo --
Local time: 06:07
silty
Explanation:
As explained by Webster's:
silty (silte) siltier, siltiest
adj.
of, like, or full of silt

argilosos: clayey (OR clayish)

Veja este exemplo:

Slope stability engineering - phi angle for silty or clayey sands
For silty to clayey sands with 20 to 45% fines your values appear about right. For peak values the cohesion looks a little low and the phi angle mayby 2 or ...
www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=202609&page=1

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silty


Explanation:
As explained by Webster's:
silty (silte) siltier, siltiest
adj.
of, like, or full of silt

argilosos: clayey (OR clayish)

Veja este exemplo:

Slope stability engineering - phi angle for silty or clayey sands
For silty to clayey sands with 20 to 45% fines your values appear about right. For peak values the cohesion looks a little low and the phi angle mayby 2 or ...
www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=202609&page=1



rhandler
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agree  Claudio Mazotti
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