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English translation: branch tunnel

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Chinese term or phrase:支洞
English translation:branch tunnel
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19:19 Feb 15, 2005
Chinese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Other
Chinese term or phrase: 支洞
三峡地下电站施工支洞开挖、尾水渠开挖及支护等前期工程项目已开始施工
I checked several links regarding the Three Gorges Dam Project but none of the articles go into details to describe these terms. I appreciate your help.
Wilman
United States
Local time: 13:31
branch tunnel
Explanation:
In any dam project, it is typical to have a number of branch tunnels to meet construction requirement. These tunnels are typically temporary and will be blocked after project completion.

施工支洞 = construction branch tunnel.
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Philip Tang
China
Local time: 01:31
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支洞
branch tunnel


Explanation:
In any dam project, it is typical to have a number of branch tunnels to meet construction requirement. These tunnels are typically temporary and will be blocked after project completion.

施工支洞 = construction branch tunnel.


Philip Tang
China
Local time: 01:31
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ChineseChinese
PRO pts in category: 51
Grading comment
Thank you all.

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