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06:52 Mar 6, 2001
French to German translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: voûte en surplomb
The paragraph reads as follows:

"Si la cathédrale de Chartres ne monte pas aussi haut que celle de Bourges, par contre, elle bat tous les records en matière d'espace: le choeur le plus vaste et la nef la plus large; 16 mètres de voûte en surplomb qui tiennent grâce à une nouveauté: des voûtes rectangulaires qudripartites."

How does "voûte en surplomb" translate into German?
Friederike Gessner

Summary of answers provided
naausgekragtes / vorspringendes / überhängendes GewölbexxxHenri
naGewölbe mit Überhang
Mats Wiman



7 hrs
Gewölbe mit Überhang

en surplomb = mit Überhang

    Norstedts fr<>sv+de<>sv+MW
Mats Wiman
Local time: 14:39
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 162
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23 hrs
ausgekragtes / vorspringendes / überhängendes Gewölbe

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Local time: 14:39
PRO pts in pair: 23
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