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English translation: Barrier (see details below)

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16:11 Aug 28, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary
Spanish term or phrase: espaldón
castles
Maria Casal
Local time: 20:42
English translation:Barrier (see details below)
Explanation:
Hello,

Definitions taken from : alamo-de-parras.welkin.org/history/1836/the_compound/glossary/ espaldon.html

Good luck!


espaldon n.

A barrier made of bags, twigs, baskets, and probably earthworks.

and..

earthwork n.

An embankment or other construction made of earth. esp. one used as a field fortification.

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David Meléndez Tormen
Spain
Local time: 20:42
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Thanks once again!
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Summary of answers provided
na +1containing wall
Parrot
nabarrierxxxtrans4u
naBarrier (see details below)
David Meléndez Tormen


  

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12 mins
Barrier (see details below)


Explanation:
Hello,

Definitions taken from : alamo-de-parras.welkin.org/history/1836/the_compound/glossary/ espaldon.html

Good luck!


espaldon n.

A barrier made of bags, twigs, baskets, and probably earthworks.

and..

earthwork n.

An embankment or other construction made of earth. esp. one used as a field fortification.



David Meléndez Tormen
Spain
Local time: 20:42
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 475
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13 mins
barrier


Explanation:
espaldón-Intrenchment or barrier to defend one from an attack.

Hope you can use this.

Bye

xxxtrans4u
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24 mins peer agreement (net): +1
containing wall


Explanation:
Term specific to architecture. The Spanish synonym of this is "muro de contención".

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 20:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 7645

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