funzionanti per lo più a dislivello totale sono - phrase

English translation: which most often operate in cases of sheer vertical slope

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Italian term or phrase:funzionanti per lo più a dislivello totale sono - phrase
English translation:which most often operate in cases of sheer vertical slope
Entered by: Alexander Chisholm

10:39 Apr 6, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / dams, weirs
Italian term or phrase: funzionanti per lo più a dislivello totale sono - phrase
From a description of the operation of a temporary dam/weir:-

"Le dimensioni massime di questi sbarramenti, funzionanti per lo più a dislivello totale sono:.."
Alexander Chisholm
which most often operate in cases of sheer vertical slope
Explanation:
another option could be:
"which most often operate in cases of sheer variations in elevations"

just one thought - but I am not a civil engineer.


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which most often operate in cases of sheer vertical slope


Explanation:
another option could be:
"which most often operate in cases of sheer variations in elevations"

just one thought - but I am not a civil engineer.


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Note added at 3 hrs 8 mins (2005-04-06 13:47:38 GMT)
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http://www.judycompany.com/



    Reference: http://www.nww.usace.army.mil/dworshak/reports/final_eis/def...
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