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viga de fechamento

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13:41 Nov 28, 2008
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / estrutura metálica
Portuguese term or phrase: viga de fechamento
é uma viga que é colocada para união de duas estruturas como dois painéis (exemplo formando um T)
Rozana oliveira
Local time: 17:45

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4beam of closure
Martha Schwan



7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
beam of closure

sf beam, girder, summer, transom, traverse, joist, rafter, ba(u)lk, (square) timber, breastsummer, bressummer. guarnecer com viga to rafter. viga de armação Arquit binder. viga de sustentação binding beam, bearer. viga mestra bearer, beam, crossbeam girder. viga retangular box girder. viga U channel iron.

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Martha Schwan
Local time: 17:45
Native speaker of: Portuguese
PRO pts in category: 8

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