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rock buttress

German translation: Strebe oder Strebemauer

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English term or phrase:rock buttress
German translation:Strebe oder Strebemauer
Entered by: Madeleine van Zanten
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00:29 Jun 7, 2001
English to German translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: rock buttress
"rock buttress" for the stabilisation of a will of a pit which threatens to collapse.
DPS
Australia
Local time: 20:30
Strebe oder Strebemauer
Explanation:
Since this is a "rock" buttress, it would probably be better to use Strebemauer
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Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 10:30
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Summary of answers provided
naStrebe oder Strebemauer
Madeleine van Zanten
naPfeilerFiona von Wobeser


  

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17 mins
Pfeiler


Explanation:
ganz genau wäre dies ein Felspfeiler, aber einfach nur "Pfeiler" klingt in meinen Ohren besser


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Fiona von Wobeser
Local time: 10:30
PRO pts in pair: 26
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4 hrs
Strebe oder Strebemauer


Explanation:
Since this is a "rock" buttress, it would probably be better to use Strebemauer

Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 10:30
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 119
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