GROUND-SWELL

Spanish translation: elevación o abultamiento del terreno

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English term or phrase:GROUND-SWELL
Spanish translation:elevación o abultamiento del terreno

14:44 Jan 27, 2004
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Aerospace / Aviation / Space
English term or phrase: GROUND-SWELL
TIENE QUE VER CON LOS MECANISMOS DE LA RAMPA Y LA ESCOTILLA DE UNA AERONAVE
Luisa Veyán Santana
Peru
Local time: 22:51
elevación o abultamiento del terreno
Explanation:
Abultamientos o elevaciones del terreno según estas definiciones:

http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=ground swell

ground swell

Swell \Swell\, n. 1. The act of swelling.

2. Gradual increase. Specifically: (a) Increase or augmentation in bulk; protuberance. (b) Increase in height; elevation; rise.

3. A gradual ascent, or rounded elevation, of land; as, an extensive plain abounding with little swells
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Edward Lum
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4elevación o abultamiento del terreno
Edward Lum
3mar de fondo
Cristóbal del Río Faura


  

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ground-swell
mar de fondo


Explanation:
Si se trata de un hidroavión podía referirse a algún mecanismo de la rampa y la escotilla que sirve para contrarrestar los efectos del mar de fondo.
Algo más de contexto iría bien.

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Note added at 16 mins (2004-01-27 15:01:54 GMT)
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Si no es un hidroavión, lo mismo pero en caso de caída al mar.

Cristóbal del Río Faura
Spain
Local time: 05:51
Native speaker of: Spanish
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ground-swell
elevación o abultamiento del terreno


Explanation:
Abultamientos o elevaciones del terreno según estas definiciones:

http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=ground swell

ground swell

Swell \Swell\, n. 1. The act of swelling.

2. Gradual increase. Specifically: (a) Increase or augmentation in bulk; protuberance. (b) Increase in height; elevation; rise.

3. A gradual ascent, or rounded elevation, of land; as, an extensive plain abounding with little swells

Edward Lum
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