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posate sottotraccia

English translation: buried

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Italian term or phrase:posate sotto traccia
English translation:buried
Entered by: Federica Masante
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19:38 Dec 15, 2003
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: posate sottotraccia
tubazioni posate sottotraccia con giunzioni saldate
Federica Masante
Local time: 17:45
Buried
Explanation:
For example "buried conduit" if electrical or "buried pipework" if water / gas etc.

1 agg.inv., di tubazione, filo elettrico e sim., disposto in appositi solchi sotto la superficie esterna delle pareti in modo che restino visibili solo i comandi esterni
2 s.f.inv., canale ricavato nello spessore di una parete in cui sono inseriti i fili elettrici, le tubazioni, ecc. (De Mauro)

You could also say "chased in" or "buried in chases" particularly if you are describing the installation process rather than the nature / position of existing services.
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Buried


Explanation:
For example "buried conduit" if electrical or "buried pipework" if water / gas etc.

1 agg.inv., di tubazione, filo elettrico e sim., disposto in appositi solchi sotto la superficie esterna delle pareti in modo che restino visibili solo i comandi esterni
2 s.f.inv., canale ricavato nello spessore di una parete in cui sono inseriti i fili elettrici, le tubazioni, ecc. (De Mauro)

You could also say "chased in" or "buried in chases" particularly if you are describing the installation process rather than the nature / position of existing services.


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