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English translation: voussoir arches

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Spanish term or phrase:arcos dovelas
English translation:voussoir arches
Entered by: Aida González del Álamo
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21:27 Jun 28, 2003
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Architecture / arquitectura
Spanish term or phrase: arcos dovelas
es un cuadro, al fondo aparecen arcos dovelas y diversas bovedas...muchas gracias
Aida González del Álamo
Spain
Local time: 09:19
voussoir arches
Explanation:
See:

Josh - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... The Voussoir Arch. After construction of the lower sections of the pier and
abutments was complete the next step was to construct the voussoir arches. ...
www.unc.edu/courses/rometech/public/content/ transport/Josh_Hargraves/josh2.htm - 18k - En caché - Páginas similares

[PDF]Simple Arches in Clay Brickwork
Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
... If oversize fired blocks are available larger voussoir sizes are achievable. Flat
or skewback arches with an unbonded face dimension of 215mm cannot be cut ...
www.ibstock.co.uk/download/getitright9.pdf - Páginas similares

Preservation Report - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... They have coursed ashlar jointing and stone voussoir arches. ... 5 was a bridge
of six stone voussoir arches linking the gate house to Shaft No. ...
www.lehman.cuny.edu/preservationreport/landscape.html


Luck!
terry

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Note added at 2003-06-28 21:38:53 (GMT)
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Aquí [copiada y pegada] está la definición de \"dovela\" tomada del Oxford:

dovela f voussoir

Suerte Aidagda!


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Terry Burgess
Mexico
Local time: 02:19
Grading comment
muchas gracias, =)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5 +5voussoir arches
Terry Burgess


  

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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +5
voussoir arches


Explanation:
See:

Josh - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... The Voussoir Arch. After construction of the lower sections of the pier and
abutments was complete the next step was to construct the voussoir arches. ...
www.unc.edu/courses/rometech/public/content/ transport/Josh_Hargraves/josh2.htm - 18k - En caché - Páginas similares

[PDF]Simple Arches in Clay Brickwork
Formato de archivo: PDF/Adobe Acrobat
... If oversize fired blocks are available larger voussoir sizes are achievable. Flat
or skewback arches with an unbonded face dimension of 215mm cannot be cut ...
www.ibstock.co.uk/download/getitright9.pdf - Páginas similares

Preservation Report - [ Traduzca esta página ]
... They have coursed ashlar jointing and stone voussoir arches. ... 5 was a bridge
of six stone voussoir arches linking the gate house to Shaft No. ...
www.lehman.cuny.edu/preservationreport/landscape.html


Luck!
terry

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Note added at 2003-06-28 21:38:53 (GMT)
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Aquí [copiada y pegada] está la definición de \"dovela\" tomada del Oxford:

dovela f voussoir

Suerte Aidagda!


t


    Above + Oxford
Terry Burgess
Mexico
Local time: 02:19
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
muchas gracias, =)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  karin förster handley: YES!!! also see http://www.trp.dundee.ac.uk/research/glossary/bridgeterm.htm...
32 mins
  -> Thank you Karin...and for the refs.:-)

agree  xxxOso: ¶:^) http://www.proz.com/kudoz/205998
1 hr
  -> Mil gracias compa...y también por las referencias. Hugz:-)

agree  posada: Definition for voussoir. voussoir (noun) -. 1. wedge-shaped stone building block used in constructing an arch or vau
2 hrs
  -> Muchísimas gracias Posada..and también por la explicación. Qué amable!:-)

agree  Сергей Лузан: & Collins Spanish Dictionary, ISBN 0-00-470295-6 as well. Saludos!
9 hrs
  -> Hola Sergio!!!...muchas gracias y saludos calurosos de México para Moscú:-)

agree  xxxx-Translator
16 hrs
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