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English translation: slope / ramp

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Dutch term or phrase:"talud"
English translation:slope / ramp
Entered by: Nicola Jane
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09:03 Mar 8, 2007
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Dutch term or phrase: "talud"
Contained in a document about terrain layout. This is the heading of a section. Another sentence reads "de vormgeving van het talud is ingetekend op de definitieve tekeningen".
Nicola Jane
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xxxJon O
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Thanks. I eventually used the word "ramp" as it seemed more appropriate.
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4 +6slope
xxxJon O



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xxxJon O
United Kingdom
Local time: 01:48
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Grading comment
Thanks. I eventually used the word "ramp" as it seemed more appropriate.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  writeaway: ditto Van Dale et al
3 mins

agree  Marijke Singer
1 hr

agree  Andre de Vries
8 hrs

agree  Dennis Seine
8 hrs

agree  Margreet Logmans: Also 'bank', in railway construction, for example.
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agree  Wouter van Kampen
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