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strutture portanti in elevazione

English translation: vertical support structures

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07:46 Oct 27, 2005
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Italian term or phrase: strutture portanti in elevazione
descrivendo la struttura di un edificio, "le strutture portanti in elevazione sono costituite da setti in c.a. sul perimetro del fabbricato (..)"

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English translation:vertical support structures
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Luisa Piussi
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4 +1vertical support structures
Luisa Piussi
4elevation bearing structures
Jean Martin

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elevation bearing structures

portante in this context means load-bearing

Jean Martin
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vertical support structures


Luisa Piussi
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agree  Russell Jones: sounds right in this context; structure perhaps (plural is uncommon)
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  -> thanks you Russell, your feedback is much appreciated :-)
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