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12:30 Jan 14, 2008
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / Bridge building
Spanish term or phrase: barrancada
In a book about the hsitory of bridges. I guess I have the idea, but I cannot confirm "barrancada" as a noun:

"Como su nombre indica, se trata de una ancha barrancada por la que apenas circula agua, pero con una configuración típica de puente sobre río caudaloso a una cierta altura."
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Summary of answers provided
4glen / ravinement
Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)



4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
glen / ravinement

Dicc. Politécnico Díaz de Santos

Note added at 6 minutos (2008-01-14 12:36:24 GMT)

Technical English - Spanish VocabularyRavinement, barrancada. Raw, a granel, bruto, crudo; raw brine, aguas vírgenes; raw material, materias brutas, materias primas; raw quartz, cuarzo bruto; ...
www.sapiensman.com/ESDictionary/R/Technical_vocabulary_Span... - 39k - En caché - Páginas similares

Margarita Ezquerra (Smart Translators, S.L.)
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