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|Spanish to English translations [PRO]|
|Spanish term or phrase: envolvente|
|Need help with *envolvente* only. Thanks very much, I'm really stuck!|
...realizar una caracterización del tipo de materiales que componen los botaderos, a fin de obtener una *ENVOLVENTE* de falla caracteristica y analizar con esta información la estabilidad de los botaderos.
Found several hits dealing with casing of oil and water wells, and this site below that deals with creating a casing for an industrial waste well. I am almost certain this concept/terminology is used in mining. Casing protects the surrounding water table from contamination.
Hope this helps/applies to your situation.
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|Actually I finally went with one of the comments given to this suggestion - Enclosure (thanks Russell). Enclosure works in the context of the sentence.|
Thanks to all for the time taken to help me out.
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se refiere a una curva envolvente = envelope curve
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... 61 Alternate Envelope On/Off (Envolvente alterno) .... ... 69 Auxiliary
Envelope (Envolvente Auxiliar) .... ...
EG (envelope generator, generador de envolvente): los EG permiten generar una
secuencia de valores a través de una curva ajustable, que se representa ...
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