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Italian translation: depressioni del terreno

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13:20 Jul 17, 2005
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase: swales
Site water run-off reduction:
Measures to reduce surface water run-off from the development's hardstanding areas and roof surfaces shall be cosidered. These may include the use of porous paving,permeable paving, balancing ponds or tanks, Sustainable Urban Drainage (SUD), swales and ditches or any other rainwater recycling systems.
Alessandro Miani
Local time: 05:35
Italian translation:depressioni del terreno
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Giorgio Testa
Local time: 05:35
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4 +1depressioni del terreno
Giorgio Testa
Andrea Re



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depressioni del terreno

atte a raccogliere acqua

Giorgio Testa
Local time: 05:35
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
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agree  Andrea Re: ma che ci siamo messi d'accordo????
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  -> grazie Andrea!| sembrerebbe di sì, dop 17hr e 40 m.
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17 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5

... e canali di scolo (ditches).
Mi sembra che vogliano dire la stessa cosa.... sul mio dizionario mi da "depressione" e mi sembra che vada bene, soprattutto se leggi questo sito:
Altrimenti un qualunque sinonimo di "canale di scolo" dovrebbe andar bene.

    Reference: http://rurality.blogspot.com/2005/07/moms-swale.html
Andrea Re
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