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English translation: permanent pillbox

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Russian term or phrase:дзот
English translation:permanent pillbox
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05:54 Nov 6, 2001
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Russian term or phrase: дзот
На морском берегу

долговременная (защищенная) огневая точка
Explanation:
ДЗОТ is seemingly protected pillbox, долговременное огневое сооружение на берегу для прикрытия военных позиций (баз, аэродромов и проч.), a permanent weapon emplacement, or a permanent pillbox.

All best!
Dr. Tagir S. Tagirov,
KSU.


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5 +1долговременная (защищенная) огневая точка
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долговременная (защищенная) огневая точка


Explanation:
ДЗОТ is seemingly protected pillbox, долговременное огневое сооружение на берегу для прикрытия военных позиций (баз, аэродромов и проч.), a permanent weapon emplacement, or a permanent pillbox.

All best!
Dr. Tagir S. Tagirov,
KSU.





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ttagir
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Michael Estes: Good one; we used to translate it as "stronghold," usually with necessary follow-up explanation.
14 mins

neutral  Jack Doughty: When learning Ru at a military school I was told told дерево-земляная огневая точка. Elsevier D of R abbr says same.
4 hrs
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