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French translation: pente, inclinaison, denivellation

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15:27 Jun 8, 2000
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: fall
gutter pipe with a fall of 1:600.
Dominique
French translation:pente, inclinaison, denivellation
Explanation:
Just from my English-French dictionary (Harrap) Applies to a roof, etc. Means the slope of the roof (or as here the gutter pipe.)
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nachute
Brigitte Gendebien
nadescente d'eaux pluvialesEtienne Amblard
napente, inclinaison, denivellationLouise Atfield


  

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2 hrs
pente, inclinaison, denivellation


Explanation:
Just from my English-French dictionary (Harrap) Applies to a roof, etc. Means the slope of the roof (or as here the gutter pipe.)

Louise Atfield
PRO pts in pair: 577
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14 hrs
descente d'eaux pluviales


Explanation:
The gutter pipe is the vertical pipe which collectsthe rain-water from the roof and leads it to the ground

descente d'eaux pluviales = ERNST technical dictionary

Etienne Amblard
Local time: 04:35
PRO pts in pair: 390
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19 hrs
chute


Explanation:
ou hauteur de chute


    Reference: http://www.nrc.ca/irc/cbd/cbd014f.html
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 04:35
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 755
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