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flat track/platform

Russian translation: платформа

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15:24 Sep 27, 2001
English to Russian translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: flat track/platform
All types of cargo are accepted in the following different CONTAINERS:

-20' / 40', standard or H.C.Dry
-open top
-reefer
-flat track/platform

It is definitely a CONTAINER, but what kind of????
A
Russian translation:платформа
Explanation:
This is also called a "flatcar" in English, i.e. a long low railroad wagon on which the container can be carried.
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Jack Doughty
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5 +2платформа
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платформа


Explanation:
This is also called a "flatcar" in English, i.e. a long low railroad wagon on which the container can be carried.


    Callaham's R-E Sci. & Tech. Dictionary
Jack Doughty
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Oleg Rudavin: Желательно уточнить: "открытая платформа"
6 hrs
  -> Да, вы правы. В другом словаре только-что нашел «ж-д платф. с высокими бортами», так что они не все открыты.

agree  Nicola (Mr.) Nobili
10 hrs
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