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dział wodny / wododział

English translation: drainage divide

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19:33 Feb 4, 2012
Polish to English translations [PRO]
Geography / Hydrology
Polish term or phrase: dział wodny / wododział
Ochrona wód powierzchniowych i głębinowych, retencji zlewni w szczególności na obszarach wododziałów i na obszarach zasilania zbiorników wód podziemnych.
Hanna G
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:00
English translation:drainage divide
or: water divide

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xxxR Plaice, Ph
Local time: 13:00
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Dziękuję :)
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4 +4drainage divide
xxxR Plaice, Ph



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drainage divide

or: water divide

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Example sentence(s):
  • A drainage divide, water divide, divide or (except in North America) watershed is the line separating neighbouring drainage basins (catchments).

    Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drainage_divide
xxxR Plaice, Ph
Local time: 13:00
Native speaker of: Native in PolishPolish
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Dziękuję :)

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agree  Polangmar: Na Europę "watershed" is OK.
2 mins

agree  Dariusz Saczuk
6 mins

agree  Katarzyna Landsberg-Polubok: częściej spotykam się z watershed
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agree  xxxtrsk2000
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