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English translation: drive

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French term or phrase:attaque
English translation:drive
Entered by: Marcus Malabad
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15:00 Mar 4, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mining & Minerals / Gems
French term or phrase: attaque
Une section en fer a cheval est prevue. Compte tenu de la longueur modeste du tunnel voisine de 1100 m un creusement conventionel est prevu. Il pourra cependant faire l'objet d'une *attaque* a partir de chacune des extremites.

Counter-excavation from each end of the horseshoe-shaped tunnel?
Marcus Malabad
Canada
Local time: 03:35
drive
Explanation:
In mining one "drives" a tunnel (producing a "drift"); one can also speak of "drifting".
"...conventional drifting is planned. However, one could consider a drive from both ends (of the horseshoe).......
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Guy Bray
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Local time: 18:35
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drive


Explanation:
In mining one "drives" a tunnel (producing a "drift"); one can also speak of "drifting".
"...conventional drifting is planned. However, one could consider a drive from both ends (of the horseshoe).......

Guy Bray
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"connection" appears with regards to


Explanation:
pipelines.


    Cf., Larousse
Parrot
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May 15, 2005 - Changes made by Marcus Malabad:
Term askedattaque (mining term) » attaque
Field (specific)(none) » Mining & Minerals / Gems


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