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English translation: Continuous/running parapets

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Spanish term or phrase:matacanes corridos
English translation:Continuous/running parapets
Entered by: Eileen Brophy
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22:03 Nov 23, 2008
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Architecture
Spanish term or phrase: matacanes corridos
This is the description of a "castillo-palacio............

En el exterior, muestra recias torres en las esquinas, de planta poligonal y matacanes corridos

I found machicolation, can anyone please confirm that for me and explain where the corridos comes into it?

Thanks
Eileen Brophy
Spain
Local time: 03:22
Continuous/running parapets
Explanation:
Clipart.com Closeup Image of Gothic,machicolation,ornament,parapet. ... Palabras claves: gotico, ornamento, gótico, matacán, matacan ...
www.clipart.com/es/close-up?o=198666 - 43k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Note added at 3 mins (2008-11-23 22:07:43 GMT)
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Respecto a matacán podría ser la unión, un tanto extraña, ..... Al-Brustwehr, Brüstungsmauer; cat- ampit, parapet, barana. fr-parapet; in-parapet; ...
www.castillosasociacion.es/Glosario.htm - 53k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Note added at 4 mins (2008-11-23 22:08:01 GMT)
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Els matacans se sitúen sobre la porta d'entrada de la torre i consisteixen. en parapets en voladis sostinguts per mènsules, amb unes obertures ...
www.laldea.org/visita_torre_ermita.pdf - Páginas similares

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Note added at 5 mins (2008-11-23 22:09:20 GMT)
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Respecto a matacán podría ser la unión, un tanto extraña, ..... Al-Brustwehr, Brüstungsmauer; cat- ampit, parapet, barana. fr-parapet; in-parapet; ...
www.castillosasociacion.es/Glosario.htm - 53k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Note added at 6 mins (2008-11-23 22:09:59 GMT)
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A la quarta planta hi ha dos matacans, un damunt la porta d'accés, a la .... parapet protector. Hi ha diverses espitUeres. ...
www.raco.cat/index.php/SessioEstudisMataronins/article/view... - 2k - En caché - Páginas similares
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eski
Mexico
Local time: 20:22
Grading comment
Wowww, Catalan included too!!! Nice to see Mexico uses Catalan too hahahaha :-0))
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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5Continuous/running parapets
eski


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Continuous/running parapets


Explanation:
Clipart.com Closeup Image of Gothic,machicolation,ornament,parapet. ... Palabras claves: gotico, ornamento, gótico, matacán, matacan ...
www.clipart.com/es/close-up?o=198666 - 43k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Note added at 3 mins (2008-11-23 22:07:43 GMT)
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Respecto a matacán podría ser la unión, un tanto extraña, ..... Al-Brustwehr, Brüstungsmauer; cat- ampit, parapet, barana. fr-parapet; in-parapet; ...
www.castillosasociacion.es/Glosario.htm - 53k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Note added at 4 mins (2008-11-23 22:08:01 GMT)
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Els matacans se sitúen sobre la porta d'entrada de la torre i consisteixen. en parapets en voladis sostinguts per mènsules, amb unes obertures ...
www.laldea.org/visita_torre_ermita.pdf - Páginas similares

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Note added at 5 mins (2008-11-23 22:09:20 GMT)
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Respecto a matacán podría ser la unión, un tanto extraña, ..... Al-Brustwehr, Brüstungsmauer; cat- ampit, parapet, barana. fr-parapet; in-parapet; ...
www.castillosasociacion.es/Glosario.htm - 53k - En caché - Páginas similares


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Note added at 6 mins (2008-11-23 22:09:59 GMT)
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A la quarta planta hi ha dos matacans, un damunt la porta d'accés, a la .... parapet protector. Hi ha diverses espitUeres. ...
www.raco.cat/index.php/SessioEstudisMataronins/article/view... - 2k - En caché - Páginas similares


eski
Mexico
Local time: 20:22
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Grading comment
Wowww, Catalan included too!!! Nice to see Mexico uses Catalan too hahahaha :-0))
Notes to answerer
Asker: I have already done 18,000 words but these expressions didn't come up before and I am now doing a further 9,000 words which I have to deliver tomorrow evening so your glossary would be fantastic if you have time, if not, don't worry I will survive, as the song says!! :-0))

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