English translation: overload

03:49 Aug 19, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Spanish term or phrase: sobrecarga
sobrecarga de tragico y sobrecarga de talud, both are characteristics of a retention wall. I'm not sure whether to say LOAD, SUPERLOAD, EXCESS LOAD or something else??'
Lia Fail (X)
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English translation:overload
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Paul Stevens
Local time: 21:43
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na +10overload
Paul Stevens
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naexcess load
Davorka Grgic



28 mins
excess load

Explanation: lo que pondría yo.


Davorka Grgic
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1 hr peer agreement (net): +10

Any use?

Paul Stevens
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2 hrs

or overload, according to my Environmental Science and Engineering Dictionary. Hope it helps.

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