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trampolín

English translation: flip bucket

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Spanish term or phrase:trampolín
English translation:flip bucket
Entered by: Nikki Graham
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15:38 Sep 6, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / dam
Spanish term or phrase: trampolín
Las aguas vertidas por el aliviadero se restituyen al cauce mediante un trampolín dentado, de tiro horizontal, y acuerdo de radio 3,00 metros con centro a la cota 1.068, siendo al cota del umbral de salida del trampolin la 1.065.
Joan Chastain
flip bucket
Explanation:
According to the technical dictionary on dams, the above is the translation.

I have no time to check whether this is true or not. Please see attached refs as they may help you.
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Nikki Graham
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:41
Grading comment
Thanks for your help
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3 +1flip bucket
Nikki Graham


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
flip bucket


Explanation:
According to the technical dictionary on dams, the above is the translation.

I have no time to check whether this is true or not. Please see attached refs as they may help you.


    Reference: http://uk.encarta.msn.com/text_761561327___0/Dam.html
    Reference: http://www.dur.ac.uk/~des0www4/cal/dams/spill/s6.htm
Nikki Graham
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:41
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1726
Grading comment
Thanks for your help

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  bigedsenior: ...my old Robb has 'energy disperser', which a search shows to be 'flip bucket'
59 mins
  -> Thanks for that. I saw that in Robb too.
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