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English translation: stairs, designed to bridge minor differences in height

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00:51 Nov 11, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture
German term or phrase: Differenztreppen
Die rechnerisch nicht erfassbaren Erschliessungsanteile (z.B. Schleusen, **Differenztreppen**, Verbindungsfahrbahnen) werden in Tabelle....berücksichtigt.
Ryan Montcalm
United States
Local time: 04:43
English translation:stairs, designed to bridge minor differences in height
Explanation:
I would paraphrase the term like that
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Ellen Kraus
Austria
Local time: 11:43
Grading comment
Thanks. I actuall used "split-level stairs". The split level has two or three short sets of stairs, and three or four levels. http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Split_level-home
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3stairs, designed to bridge minor differences in heightEllen Kraus
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Ellen Kraus
Differenztreppe = stepscasper

  

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stairs, designed to bridge minor differences in height


Explanation:
I would paraphrase the term like that

Ellen Kraus
Austria
Local time: 11:43
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 2
Grading comment
Thanks. I actuall used "split-level stairs". The split level has two or three short sets of stairs, and three or four levels. http://www.nationmaster.com/encyclopedia/Split_level-home
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Reference information:
Baulexikon: Differenztreppe Erklärung, BeschreibungErklärung von Differenztreppe. ... Differenztreppe Treppe oder Treppenteil zur Überwindung geringer Höhenunterschiede. Diffusion Durchgang von Dampf oder ...
www.wohnung.net/baulexikon/differenztreppe.html - 6k

Ellen Kraus
Austria
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 2
Note to reference poster
Asker: Vielen Dank - Ich glaube vielleicht "leveling steps/stairs" wäre eine Möglichkeit

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Reference: Differenztreppe = steps

Reference information:
http://www.proz.com/kudoz/1710784

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