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17:51 Feb 21, 2001
Norwegian to English translations [Non-PRO] Science
Norwegian term or phrase:flom
Is flom a) flood or b) streamflow plus discharge.
Also tilsig: seepage into or some other apt English term
Explanation: flom: flood, torrent (oversvømmelse), inundation, floods: jeg håper du ikke har blitt fordrevet av +++men (I hope you're not flooded out), flommen krevde 30 menneskeliv (the floods claimed thirty lives.
Tisig:trickle of water eg "innsjøen får tilsig fra to elver <the lake is fed by two rivers.
Hope this helps Andy Bell
Andy Bell Local time: 04:04 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 88