arco perpiaño

English translation: diaphragm arch (see expl.)

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Spanish term or phrase:arco perpiaño
English translation:diaphragm arch (see expl.)
Entered by: AnneM (X)

11:14 Feb 20, 2002
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture
Spanish term or phrase: arco perpiaño
architecture
tracy evans
diaphram arch
Explanation:
This is a shot on the dark based on following two definitions.
Definition of diaphram arch:
A transverse, wall-bearing arch that divides a vault or a ceiling into compartments, providing a kind of firebreak.

Diafragma: Aquel que, siendo perpiaño, divide la nave en tramos, con el objeto de contrarrestar los empujes que la cubierta ejerce sobre los muros, laterales
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diaphram arch


Explanation:
This is a shot on the dark based on following two definitions.
Definition of diaphram arch:
A transverse, wall-bearing arch that divides a vault or a ceiling into compartments, providing a kind of firebreak.

Diafragma: Aquel que, siendo perpiaño, divide la nave en tramos, con el objeto de contrarrestar los empujes que la cubierta ejerce sobre los muros, laterales

AnneM (X)
Local time: 00:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4
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agree  Egmont
17 mins

agree  Paulina Gómez: agree, but it is diaprhagm arch
6 hrs
  -> Almost! thanks - diaphragm!!
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