# is ten halving-thicknesses of packed dirt

## Italian translation: dieci spessori di dimezzamento di terriccio compresso

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 15:29 Feb 12, 2018
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general)
 English term or phrase: is ten halving-thicknesses of packed dirt Come tradurreste il passaggio "is ten halving-thicknesses of packed dirt"? "Shielding reduces the intensity of radiation exponentially depending on the thickness. This means when added thicknesses are used, the shielding multiplies. For example, a practical shield in a fallout shelter is ten halving-thicknesses of packed dirt, which is 90 cm (3 ft) of dirt." Grazie !
 MJVItaly Local time: 07:25
 Italian translation:dieci spessori di dimezzamento di terriccio compresso Explanation:Uno spessore di dimezzamento è quello spessore che dimezza la radiazione passante, vedi ad es. www.irccsdebellis.it/html/dipuninf/fisica/lezioni/lezione10... . Dieci spessori dovrebbero quindi ridurre la radiazione a circa un millesimo.
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dieci spessori di dimezzamento di terriccio compresso

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Uno spessore di dimezzamento è quello spessore che dimezza la radiazione passante, vedi ad es. www.irccsdebellis.it/html/dipuninf/fisica/lezioni/lezione10... .

Dieci spessori dovrebbero quindi ridurre la radiazione a circa un millesimo.

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