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head (of cargo or ...)

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17:50 Aug 13, 2010
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English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Petroleum Eng/Sci / poluição no mar por óleo
English term or phrase: head (of cargo or ...)
Contexto: poluição no mar por óleo

Frase:
Reduce the head of cargo or bunker oil by dropping or pumping liquid into an empty or slack tank

Alvo: PT-BR (sugestões em PT-PT são também benvindas).

A dúvida está no termo "head" nesse contexto.

Agradeço antecipadamente aos colegas.
Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
Norway
Local time: 12:29
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Summary of answers provided
4nível
Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
3pressão
Carlos Quandt


Discussion entries: 7





  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
pressão


Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pressure_head

Pressão hidrostática ou pressão efetiva (pef) em um ponto de um fluido em equilíbrio é a pressão que o fluido exerce no ponto em questão.

Carlos Quandt
Brazil
Local time: 08:29
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 18
Notes to answerer
Asker: Obrigado. Acho que nesse caso está mais ligado ao desnível ou nível da coluna de óleo.

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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
nível


Explanation:
nível (da carga ou do óleo do tanque)

Teresa Cristina Felix de Sousa
Brazil
Local time: 07:29
Works in field
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 36
Notes to answerer
Asker: Obrigado. É por aí mesmo.

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