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through -to crest height of the highest one-third

Italian translation: l'altezza fino alla cresta del terzo di onde più alte

11:08 Feb 3, 2018
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
English term or phrase: through -to crest height of the highest one-third
Come tradurreste "through -to crest height of the highest one-third"?

"The transfer operation normally takes place in a reasonably sheltered location, with a significant wave height of, say, less than 1 meter and a seaway energy spectral peak period of, say, less than 5 seconds, wherein significant wave height means the statistical mean of the through -to crest height of the highest one-third of the waves in the seaway."




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MJV
Italy
Local time: 14:49
Italian translation:l'altezza fino alla cresta del terzo di onde più alte
Explanation:
Mi pare di capire che di tutte le onde si prende il terzo (33,3%) che sono più alte, si misura l'altezza fino alla cresta di ognuna e se ne fa una media.
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Giacomo Di Giacomo
Italy
Local time: 14:49
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3l'altezza fino alla cresta del terzo di onde più alte
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l'altezza fino alla cresta del terzo di onde più alte


Explanation:
Mi pare di capire che di tutte le onde si prende il terzo (33,3%) che sono più alte, si misura l'altezza fino alla cresta di ognuna e se ne fa una media.

Giacomo Di Giacomo
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