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Slovak term or phrase:flyš
English translation:flysch
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11:38 Jul 25, 2001
Slovak to English translations [PRO]
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Slovak term or phrase: flyš
Soil/rock type appearing like combination of layers of alluvial sediments and limestone. Often used in words like flyšové pohorie, vrstva flyšu, etc.
Dagmar Turčanová
Slovakia
Local time: 07:49
flysch
Explanation:
simple as that

see e.g.www.sbg.ac.at/gew/publicat/1998/freidipe.html
The structure of the Rhenodanubian Flysch Zone in the Attersee to Traunsee region (Austria)

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Martina
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Martina Ley
Local time: 07:49
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Dakujem za promptnu odpoved a mnozstvo uzitocnych odkazov. Kvoli tomu slovicku som si dokonca kupila anglicku ucebnicu geologie, ale ani v registri ani v prislusnych kapitolach nebol flys spomenuty. Dakujem.
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Summary of answers provided
naflyschMichal Kucera
naflyš (striedanie vrstiev bridlíc, pieskovcov, zlepencov, ílovcov)Martina Ley
naflyš => flyschApolonia Vanova
na -1flyschMartina Ley


  

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1 hr peer agreement (net): -1
flysch


Explanation:
simple as that

see e.g.www.sbg.ac.at/gew/publicat/1998/freidipe.html
The structure of the Rhenodanubian Flysch Zone in the Attersee to Traunsee region (Austria)

ca. 3000 hits on Google

Martina

Martina Ley
Local time: 07:49
Native speaker of: Native in CzechCzech
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
Dakujem za promptnu odpoved a mnozstvo uzitocnych odkazov. Kvoli tomu slovicku som si dokonca kupila anglicku ucebnicu geologie, ale ani v registri ani v prislusnych kapitolach nebol flys spomenuty. Dakujem.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Apolonia Vanova: The meaning of the word was not explained. The translation relates rather to geography instead of geology.
4 hrs
  -> the meaning explained the asker, I know it too. You are just repeating ... easy
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5 hrs
flyš => flysch


Explanation:
A thick and extensive deposit largely of sandstone (and also layers of alluvial
sediments) and limestone that is formed in a geosyncline adjacent to a rising mountain belt and is especially common in i.e., the Alpine region of Europe

Apolonia Vanova
Canada
Local time: 01:49
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12 hrs
flyš (striedanie vrstiev bridlíc, pieskovcov, zlepencov, ílovcov)


Explanation:
just an explanation, it is well about geology.

Martina

ref. internet: www.sazp.sk/slovak/periodika/sprava/SPRAVA95/HORNINY/gehorn...
www.adore.sk/stavba/2000/09/cl03.html

Martina Ley
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16 hrs
flysch


Explanation:
The word comes originally from German - hence the non-English spelling. It is a standard geological name for a certain kind of sedimentary rock unit.


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Michal Kucera
United Kingdom
Local time: 06:49
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