water main

Spanish translation: linea de conducción de agua

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English term or phrase:water main
Spanish translation:linea de conducción de agua
Entered by: Emilio Gironda
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13:35 Aug 25, 2001
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: water main
Medidor de Presión de agua:

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* Which water main is served
Emilio Gironda
Local time: 17:43
linea de conducción
Explanation:
This was the term used in a Spanish text (Mexico) which I was recently translating into English. The context in the source document made it clear that it referred to water.
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Mexico
Local time: 17:43
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Summary of answers provided
na +2conducto o colector de agua
David Meléndez Tormen
nawater main
aabs
nalinea de conducción
GoodWords


  

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3 mins peer agreement (net): +2
conducto o colector de agua


Explanation:

Abajo van las referencias, toamdas de EuroDicAutom.

Suerte



"English Term w
ater main
Reference Eur.Conv.for Constr.Steelwork

Spanish Term
conducto de agua

Reference Conv.Europ.de la Construct.Métallique"

"English Term
ballast water main
Reference IMO,Gloss Termes techniques,London 1982

Spanish Term
colector de agua de lastre

Reference OMI Glosario de Términos Técnicos,Londres 1987"

David Meléndez Tormen
Spain
Local time: 00:43
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 2019

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  mónica alfonso
5 mins

agree  Andrea Bullrich: But colector is usually for wastewater
12 mins
  -> Yes, yiou are right. That's why I preferred to copy the reference. Thanks! :-)))
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12 mins
linea de conducción


Explanation:
This was the term used in a Spanish text (Mexico) which I was recently translating into English. The context in the source document made it clear that it referred to water.

GoodWords
Mexico
Local time: 17:43
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1947
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59 mins
water main


Explanation:
Cañería o tubería de agua.
"Water main" se usa generalmente para describir una cañería enterrada bajo el suelo o la cañería más importante de un grupo. A menudo, "water main" se usa para describir la tubería que suministra agua a una casa, edificio o proceso.

Hope this helps you,
Source: 30 years as a British Engineer.


    Reference: http://www.robin-ellis.com
aabs
United Kingdom
Local time: 23:43
PRO pts in pair: 24
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