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22:56 Nov 11, 2003
Dutch to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: wachtbrug
het recht van opstal om boven de percelen grond, plaatselijk bekend ******,kadastraal bekend *****, respectievelijk groot negenenzeventig centiaren en zesentwintig centiaren, een wachtbrug te realiseren, houden en te onderhouden;
Robert Olsen
Local time: 14:16
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5 +1guard bridge
Daniel Mencher
5sentry bridgemoya


  

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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
guard bridge


Explanation:
guard bridge

good luck

-Dan

Daniel Mencher
United States
Local time: 08:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Kate Hudson: i'm not sure what I should imagine by a guard bridge in this context
6 hrs
  -> Well, let me set the scene: first, imagine a bridge. Then, imagine a guard patrolling the bridge. Then, imagine that the bridge is there so that the guard can be there.

neutral  AllisonK: sorry, have to agree with Kate; besides, couldn't find any references for such a thing........maybe I was looking in all the wrong places
11 hrs

agree  Henrik Brameus: Or the old kind of draw bridge that are used in old castles and other fortifications.
12 hrs
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17 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
sentry bridge


Explanation:
sentry, guard

moya
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 5
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