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bucket-wheel dredger e buckets

Portuguese translation: draga de baldes

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English term or phrase:bucket-wheel dredger e buckets
Portuguese translation:draga de baldes
Entered by: Fiona N�voa
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18:58 Feb 20, 2002
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: bucket-wheel dredger e buckets
A bucket-wheel dredger is a machine that bites into the groung with toothed buckets. the buckets are fixed around the rim of a huge motor-driven wheel.
poulson
United Kingdom
draga de baldes
Explanation:
A bucket dredger is a machine in the form of a bucket ladder, hence the buckets(baldes). See Google for explanation.
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Fiona N�voa
Portugal
Local time: 14:43
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4 +2draga de baldes
Fiona N�voa


  

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draga de baldes


Explanation:
A bucket dredger is a machine in the form of a bucket ladder, hence the buckets(baldes). See Google for explanation.

Fiona N�voa
Portugal
Local time: 14:43
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 242

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gabriela Frazao: Creio que tb se pode dizer "draga de alcatruzes"
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agree  José Antonio Azevedo
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