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13:16 Jan 3, 2002
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: stuwdam
waterkering
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1dam, barrage, weir...
Hans Hereijgers
4a dam/barragejviaene


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
a dam/barrage


Explanation:
Van Dale

jviaene
Local time: 06:07
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
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6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
dam, barrage, weir...


Explanation:
According to Van Dale dictionary Dutch>English:

Stuwdam= dam, barrage, flood-control dam, weir (=low dam in a river)

Waterkering= dam, dike, weir (=low)

HTH


Hans Hereijgers
Local time: 06:07
Native speaker of: Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 4

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agree  Dave Greatrix: http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/nl/lif/dat/1994/nl_394D0527.htm...
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