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English translation: main couple

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German term or phrase:Binder
English translation:main couple
Entered by: Mats Wiman
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23:19 Mar 22, 2001
German to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
German term or phrase: Binder
Binder = girder, truss, header, bonder? Welche Uebersetzung wuerde hierzu passen?

Sie ist 8 m in Lichten hoch, innerhalb der ca. 2 m hohen Konstruktion der Binder liegen die Ver- und Entsorgungssysteme.
Elise Hendrick
main couple
Explanation:
, inside the main couple construction, 2 meter high, are situated the supply and sanitation systems....
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Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 22:09
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naheader / binding stones
Alexander Schleber
namain couple
Mats Wiman


  

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51 mins
main couple


Explanation:
, inside the main couple construction, 2 meter high, are situated the supply and sanitation systems....

Mats Wiman
Sweden
Local time: 22:09
Native speaker of: Native in SwedishSwedish
PRO pts in pair: 1498
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1 hr
header / binding stones


Explanation:
Ernst says that
Binder = header, binder, binding stone
main couple is the correct translatioin for a roof.
Also called a "truss" in that instance.
But the context speaks of a "construction of binding stones".
So its not just a beam or girder.

HTHF


    Ernst
Alexander Schleber
Belgium
Local time: 22:09
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 2340
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