HK (see question)

English translation: physically challenged (handicapped)

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Italian term or phrase:HK
English translation:physically challenged (handicapped)
Entered by: Colin Ryan (X)

20:23 Oct 30, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Transport / Transportation / Shipping / Ferrovia, rotabile
Italian term or phrase: HK (see question)
In my railway tech spec, I have several references to "HK", e.g. "toilette HK". I think this is "handicapped" (handi-kappa), but it's such a horrible sigla that I'm wondering if I'm right (it has no place in a technical spec.)
Colin Ryan (X)
Local time: 14:11
physically challenged
Explanation:
"... capacità posti a sedere: non inferiore a n. 110 posti +
n. 1 HK (disabili),... "
http://www.cividale.net/amministrazione/allegati/rivista2_6/...
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Russell Jones
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:11
Grading comment
Thanks, mate.
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physically challenged


Explanation:
"... capacità posti a sedere: non inferiore a n. 110 posti +
n. 1 HK (disabili),... "
http://www.cividale.net/amministrazione/allegati/rivista2_6/...

Russell Jones
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:11
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 32
Grading comment
Thanks, mate.

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