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Fachwerkbinder

English translation: truss

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21:37 Sep 3, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
German term or phrase: Fachwerkbinder
construction
zapfsully
United States
Local time: 15:54
English translation:truss
Explanation:
At first I thought the word referred to a person - someone who binds something. But my dictionary tells me it's a truss, ie. a framework of rafters.
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 17:54
Grading comment
you were a big help for several terms. thanks a lot!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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na +1truss
Kim Metzger


  

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11 mins peer agreement (net): +1
truss


Explanation:
At first I thought the word referred to a person - someone who binds something. But my dictionary tells me it's a truss, ie. a framework of rafters.

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 17:54
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 1568
Grading comment
you were a big help for several terms. thanks a lot!

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