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murak

English translation: wall stone (irregular sandstone)

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Polish term or phrase:murak
English translation:wall stone (irregular sandstone)
Entered by: Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.

16:44 Nov 29, 2013
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
Polish term or phrase: murak
rodzaj kamienia murowego z piaskowca
ewa1234
Local time: 17:37
wall stone (irregular sandstone)
Explanation:
murak = Kamień murowy nieregularny
From "mur" = wall
see http://piaskowiec.com/en/oferta/1/3/16

W swojej ofercie posiadamy nieregularne płytki z piaskowca oraz piaskowiec na mur (murak).
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Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 11:37
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3 +1wall stone (irregular sandstone)
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.


  

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4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +1
wall stone (irregular sandstone)


Explanation:
murak = Kamień murowy nieregularny
From "mur" = wall
see http://piaskowiec.com/en/oferta/1/3/16

W swojej ofercie posiadamy nieregularne płytki z piaskowca oraz piaskowiec na mur (murak).

Example sentence(s):
  • Kamień murowy nieregularny (murak) na naturalne ogrodzenia kamienne
  • Kamień murowy z piaskowca znajduje swoje zastosowanie w architekturze nowoczesnej oraz tradycyjnej.

    Reference: http://polskikamien.com/piaskowiec.html
    Reference: http://piaskowiec.com/en/oferta/1/3/16
Frank Szmulowicz, Ph. D.
United States
Local time: 11:37
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PolishPolish
PRO pts in category: 991
Grading comment
Dziękuję

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  George BuLah (X): I strongly support this answer. The stone was originally used in Alps, France, then became in vogue Europe/US wide, for the esthetic purposes rather than economically justified reasons || ... or I should - stone-ly recommend the answer... :)
11 hrs
  -> Thank you strongly, JacaZwawa, for your vote and for expanding on the subject.
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