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Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
Dutch term or phrase: kraagstukvulling
De uitvinding heeft betrekking op een zink- or kraagstuk, voorzien van wiepen, welke elkaar volgens een roosterpatroon kruisen en op de kruispunten onderling zijn verbonden, en van een met die wiepen verbonden, water-, doch niet gronddoorlatende, enigszins elastische zink- of kraagstukvulling. Bij de van oudsher gebruikelijke bodem- en oeververdediging van deze soort ...
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4fascine mattressTerry Costin
3crib filling



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crib filling

See the example.

Example sentence(s):
  • If the material is suitable for that purpose, it shall be used for crib filling as hereinafter described.

    Reference: http://www.dot.state.mn.us/pre-letting/spec/2005/2401-2481.p...
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fascine mattress

The willow branches used for the fabrication of the weips which make up the fascine mattresses are normally tied together

zinkstuk/kraagstuk < same thing

wiep = bundle of brushwood / fascines / faggots

See the link

    Reference: http://www.verdantsolutions.ltd.uk/acrobat/willow.pdf
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