les secs et tombants

English translation: hauts-fonds et parois rocheuses

10:08 Mar 23, 2018
French to English translations [PRO]
Sports / Fitness / Recreation / Diving
French term or phrase: les secs et tombants
From a diving website:

https://www.aqualonde-plongee.com/les-secs-et-tombants/

Toutes nos plongées sur secs ou tombants ainsi que sur épaves sont répertoriées

[...] vous pouvez découvrir nos spots secs et tombants [...]

Any help much appreciated...
egunn
Local time: 03:56
English translation:hauts-fonds et parois rocheuses
Explanation:
Hello,

I am providing a response as per my own experience as a diver - two types of diving spots (in the sea/ocean) which are usually very rich in marine life.

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-03-23 13:37:38 GMT)
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To translate in English I would suggest shoals and cliff faces which I just realised I entered in the wrong place
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Anne-Marie Luigi
France
Local time: 04:56
Grading comment
Thanks for your suggestions. Still not sure, but my own research suggests something like "shallows and drop-offs".
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5hauts-fonds et parois rocheuses
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hauts-fonds et parois rocheuses


Explanation:
Hello,

I am providing a response as per my own experience as a diver - two types of diving spots (in the sea/ocean) which are usually very rich in marine life.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 3 hrs (2018-03-23 13:37:38 GMT)
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To translate in English I would suggest shoals and cliff faces which I just realised I entered in the wrong place

Anne-Marie Luigi
France
Local time: 04:56
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 2
Grading comment
Thanks for your suggestions. Still not sure, but my own research suggests something like "shallows and drop-offs".

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neutral  Alison MacG: Question is French to English. Are the English equivalents pinnacles and drop-offs?
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