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Portuguese term or phrase:laje
English translation:concrete slab
Entered by: Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
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11:01 Nov 13, 2013
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / laje
Portuguese term or phrase: laje
bater uma laje.
Denis Paolillo
Brazil
Local time: 16:15
concrete slab
Explanation:
http://www.ask.com/question/how-to-make-concrete-slabs
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Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
Norway
Local time: 20:15
Grading comment
Obrigado!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
4 +6concrete slab
Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
5concrete roof
Rachel Campos
4to build/add a concrete slab floor on top of the ground floorMarlene Curtis
4slab
Joao Marcelo Trovao


Discussion entries: 2





  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
slab


Explanation:
Se tivesse mais contexto, seria bom.

Joao Marcelo Trovao
Brazil
Local time: 16:15
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 212
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
concrete slab


Explanation:
http://www.ask.com/question/how-to-make-concrete-slabs

Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
Norway
Local time: 20:15
Native speaker of: Native in NorwegianNorwegian, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 170
Grading comment
Obrigado!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Claudio Mazotti
32 mins
  -> Obrigado!

agree  spielenschach1: Imagens de bater uma laje - https://www.google.com/search?q=bater uma laje&rlz=1C1FDUM_e... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Concrete_slab
36 mins
  -> Obrigado pelo agree e pelo comentário!

agree  Teresa Borges
1 hr
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agree  Paulinho Fonseca
1 hr
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agree  Richard Purdom
6 hrs
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agree  Airton J Souza
20 hrs
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55 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
to build/add a concrete slab floor on top of the ground floor


Explanation:
Veja o significado da expressáo "bater uma laje" (bem carioca) nas discussóes abaixo.


http://forum.wordreference.com/showthread.php?t=2416881

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-X-OENTVianw/TqMCy90uX0I/AAAAAAAACh...


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Note added at 1 hora (2013-11-13 12:33:52 GMT)
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"bater uma laje", no linguajar carioca, significa construir um andar em cima de uma casa térrea.

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Note added at 1 hora (2013-11-13 12:50:54 GMT)
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http://forum.ecivilnet.com/about5118.html

Marlene Curtis
United States
Local time: 14:15
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
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2 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
concrete roof


Explanation:
bater uma laje is what Brazilians do when they make the roof of their house.

Example sentence(s):
  • neste sábado nos vamos bater uma laje para nossa casa
Rachel Campos
United Kingdom
Local time: 19:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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Nov 14, 2013 - Changes made by Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun:
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