ravennare le falde sotterranee

English translation: replenish the water table/aquifer

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Italian term or phrase:ravennare le falde sotterranee
English translation:replenish the water table/aquifer
Entered by: Michele Fauble

22:59 Apr 5, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Environment & Ecology
Italian term or phrase: ravennare le falde sotterranee
Reasons for installing a temporary dam:-
"e) creare un invaso su corsi d’acqua, per aumentare la disponibilità dell’acqua per irrigazioni e anche per ravennare le falde sotterranee."
Alexander Chisholm
replenish the water table/aquifer
Explanation:
'ravvennare'

replenish/recharge



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\'ravvenamento\'

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\'ravvenare\'

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.. The process by which external water is added to the zone of saturation of an aquifer, either directly ... Italian:, ravvenamento di una falda freatica ...
glossary.eea.eu.int/EEAGlossary/G/groundwater_recharge

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\'recharge the aquifer\'

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\'recharge the water table\'
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Michele Fauble
United States
Local time: 22:45
Grading comment
Many thanks
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4 +3replenish the water table/aquifer
Michele Fauble


  

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replenish the water table/aquifer


Explanation:
'ravvennare'

replenish/recharge



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Note added at 51 mins (2005-04-05 23:51:17 GMT)
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\'ravvenamento\'

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Note added at 51 mins (2005-04-05 23:51:43 GMT)
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\'ravvenare\'

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Note added at 53 mins (2005-04-05 23:53:07 GMT)
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.. The process by which external water is added to the zone of saturation of an aquifer, either directly ... Italian:, ravvenamento di una falda freatica ...
glossary.eea.eu.int/EEAGlossary/G/groundwater_recharge

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Note added at 54 mins (2005-04-05 23:54:25 GMT)
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\'recharge the aquifer\'

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Note added at 55 mins (2005-04-05 23:55:12 GMT)
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\'recharge the water table\'

Michele Fauble
United States
Local time: 22:45
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 49
Grading comment
Many thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Leonid Gornik: Yes aquifer, but you can't replenish wtare table (which actually the water level)
2 hrs
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agree  sonja29 (X)
11 hrs
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agree  Mary Consonni
12 hrs
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