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山側のり肩部

English translation: top of the landward slope/dike crest of the landward side

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Japanese term or phrase:山側のり肩部
English translation:top of the landward slope/dike crest of the landward side
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11:51 Aug 23, 2014
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / biophysics
Japanese term or phrase: 山側のり肩部
I am currently translating a paper on the effect of tsunami on embankments. Can some one explain the term 山側のり肩部in the following sentence?

この水理模型実験により得られた津波による盛土への作用力のうち,津波越流時に山側のり肩部に発生する負圧と,波高・波形・流速等の関係に着目した結果について述べる.
Lekhika
Local time: 09:24
top of the landward slope/dike crest of the landward side
Explanation:
Kato et al. (2007) showed patterns of coastal dike failure due to tsunami including destruction of the parapet during tsunami runup and backwash, and scouring at the landward slope and seaward toe.
https://journals.tdl.org/icce/index.php/icce/article/viewFil...
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jgeography1889/104/3/10...
http://www.claisse.info/2013 papers/data/e216.pdf
http://cwrct.wrd.gov.vn/uploads/image/Books/TECHNICAL STANDA...
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cinefil
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Local time: 12:54
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3 +2top of the landward slope/dike crest of the landward side
cinefil
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FYI
cinefil

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top of the landward slope/dike crest of the landward side


Explanation:
Kato et al. (2007) showed patterns of coastal dike failure due to tsunami including destruction of the parapet during tsunami runup and backwash, and scouring at the landward slope and seaward toe.
https://journals.tdl.org/icce/index.php/icce/article/viewFil...
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jgeography1889/104/3/10...
http://www.claisse.info/2013 papers/data/e216.pdf
http://cwrct.wrd.gov.vn/uploads/image/Books/TECHNICAL STANDA...

cinefil
Japan
Local time: 12:54
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Grading comment
Thank you
Notes to answerer
Asker: Very useful explanation. Thanks


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agree  David Patrick
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  -> Thanks a lot!

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13 mins
Reference: FYI

Reference information:
top of slope
のり肩,法肩
http://ejje.weblio.jp/content/top of slope

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Note added at 1時間 (2014-08-23 13:13:09 GMT)
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http://thesis.ceri.go.jp/db/files/GR0001500005.pdf

cinefil
Japan
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
PRO pts in category: 199
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Asker: Thank you.

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