predusek

English translation: approach cutting

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Serbo-Croat term or phrase:predusek
English translation:approach cutting
Entered by: Dragomir Kovacevic

16:08 Apr 22, 2005
Serbo-Croat to English translations [PRO]
Transport / Transportation / Shipping / railways, railway stations
Serbo-Croat term or phrase: predusek
u potpornom zidu preduseka, na izlazu tunela...levo od osovine pruge.
Dragomir Kovacevic
Italy
Local time: 21:13
approach cutting
Explanation:
Gradjevinski recnik, Vukicevic:

predusek (tun.) - approach cutting

Onaj 'usek' koji je pred samim tunelom.

"...At the far end of the longest (280m) tunnel (where it emerges into Cwm Bychan, at the site of the former Aberglaslyn Halt), rockbolting was also done in the short approach cutting for stabilisation purposes..."
http://www.bangor.ac.uk/ml/whr/phase3-abg.htm
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Mark Daniels
Local time: 21:13
Grading comment
hvala puno
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4 +3approach cutting
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approach cutting


Explanation:
Gradjevinski recnik, Vukicevic:

predusek (tun.) - approach cutting

Onaj 'usek' koji je pred samim tunelom.

"...At the far end of the longest (280m) tunnel (where it emerges into Cwm Bychan, at the site of the former Aberglaslyn Halt), rockbolting was also done in the short approach cutting for stabilisation purposes..."
http://www.bangor.ac.uk/ml/whr/phase3-abg.htm

Mark Daniels
Local time: 21:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
hvala puno

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Zeljko Susljic: tocno, takodjer i po Gradjevinskom recniku, Zivkovic, 2003
1 hr
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agree  V&M Stanković
3 hrs
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agree  Sladjana
19 hrs
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