KudoZ home » Spanish to English » Geology

relieve positivo de cima semiplana

English translation: semi-flat topped positive-relief feature

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
22:08 Apr 15, 2012
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Science - Geology / submarine geomorphology
Spanish term or phrase: relieve positivo de cima semiplana
"Esta estación se localiza en el sector SW de Guyot Macondo. El perfil muestra un fondo muy irregular, asociado a la presencia de un relieve positivo de cima semiplana. Los bordes del registro se encuentran a -1014 y -1150 m de profundidad..."
Sandra Constantino
Colombia
Local time: 03:13
English translation:semi-flat topped positive-relief feature
Explanation:
"This station is located in the Guyot SW Macondo sector. The profile shows a very irregular bottom, associated with the presence of a ***semi-flat topped positive-relief feature***. The registration edges are located at depths of -1014 and -1150 m .. . "

fuentes:

IAG Planetary Geomorphology Working Group | www.psi.edu
www.psi.edu/pgwg/images/jan08image.html
IAGP Home -
Featured image for January 2008: Raised Curvilinear Features on Mars. Image and ... How could flowing water form raised or ***positive-relief features***? There are ...

ScienceDirect.com - Icarus - Geomorphic knobs of Candor Chasma ...
www.sciencedirect.com/.../S0019103509001614 -
MA Chan - 2010 -
There is a variety of geomorphic landforms and surface features on Mars (e.g., ... characteristics of conical, steep-walled, ***positive-relief***, geomorphic landforms ...

Queen Amina Original
www.scribd.com/doc/.../Queen-Amina-Original
22 Jan 2009 – We were surprised by the ***semi-flat nature of the mountain top*** and conclude that such a place could certainly be used as a human settlement.

Mesa de Ramos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesa_de_Ramos
The area is settled on "la Mesa de Ramos", a ***semi-flat mountaintop*** that is surrounded by mountain slopes and foothills. Other towns settled in this ...

Table Mountain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Table_Mountain
Table Mountain is a ***flat-topped*** mountain forming a prominent landmark overlooking .... The new cars give a faster journey to the summit, and rotate through 360 ...


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 14 hrs (2012-04-16 12:29:04 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Hola, Sandra,

otra opción alternativa sería "positive-relief feature with a semi-flat ridge":

fuente:

HiRISE | Negative and Positive Relief Valley Feature ...
hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/PSP_005355_2125
17 Sep 2007 – ***Negative and Positive Relief Valley Feature ... At the north (top) end of the image, the ridge transitions to a depression*** as opposed to being ...

referencias adicionales nuevas que incluyen el término "feature" dentro de tu contexto:

Asteroid rendezvous: NEAR Shoemaker's adventures at Eros - books.google.com/books?isbn=0521813603...
Jim Bell, Jacqueline Mitton - 2002 - Nature - 115 pages
Most of the smallest features were actually bumps, not craters. ... ***term "positive relief feature," or PRF, to describe the mounds, hills, protuberances, blocks*** ... sizes would have bus-sized boulders literally piled on top of one another everywhere.

Planetary Geology | The Earth's Moon | Part II
wapi.isu.edu/geo_pgt/Mod06_Moon_a_b/Mod6Part2.htm
Volcanic features can best be seen on the near side of the Moon, among and ... ***they have positive relief, often have lava flows coming out of the sides or tops***, ...

The rise of animals: evolution and diversification of the kingdom ... -
books.google.com/books?isbn=0801886791...
Mikhail Aleksandrovich Fedonkin - 2007 - Science - 326 pages
Ivesheadia is preserved in both ***positive and negative relief. ... morphs of Ivesheadia (10-14 cm in diameter) feature V-shaped ridges***, pointing inward, ... is preserved in positive relief beneath thick volcanic ash at the top of the Drook Formation, ...

Positive-Relief Bedforms on Modern Tidal Flat that Resemble Molds ...
search.datapages.com/.../74D729B9-2B21-11D7-8648000102C1865...
GM Friedman -
The markings are ***positive-relief features of two distinct kinds: (a) spatulate ..... of positive-relief features consists of originals at the top of the bed*** (perhaps we ...

Space Images: Small Volcano in Terra Cimmeria - NASA Jet ...
www.jpl.nasa.gov/spaceimages/details.php?id=PIA03837
26 Jun 2002 – This ***positive relief feature (see MOLA context) in the ancient highlands of Mars appears to be a heavily eroded volcanic center***. The top of this ...

a tu propuesta "positive relief with a semi-flat top" es preferible insertarle el término "feature" ya que "positive relief" tambíen se utiliza en el contexto médico-científico. Dentro de la geomorfología al igual que la geología es de común aceptación el término "feature" en conjunción específica con "positive relief" (con o sin el guión entre palabras) para contextualizar mejor "positive relief" (de lo contrario se presta a confusión)


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 16 hrs (2012-04-16 14:49:06 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Estimada Sandra,

en inglés, otras acepciones del término "positive relief" sin agregarle "feature":

ENT ***Patients Experience Positive Relief from Sinus Infection*** ...
www.prweb.com/releases/ASL/Nasoneb/prweb4355844.htm
6 Aug 2010 – ENT Patients describe their sinus infection symptoms before and after treatment with a new intra-nasal drug delivery device that operates on an ...

Positive and negative relief - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Positive_and_negative_relief
***Positive and negative relief is an art technique that are usually done over graph paper to show a pattern will "pop" up in the page***. Sometimes it is considered as ...

HRT HOLDS :: POSITIVE RELIEF
www.hrt-holds.com/positive.php
***HRT POSITIVE RELIEF TECHNOLOGY The technologies used for manufacturing of grips are two depending on the type of surface the grip assumes***.

***Positive Relief Chlorine Valve Preparation*** The Proven Leader in ...
engvalves.com/itemfiles/ctbvp11.pdf
PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
Positive Relief. In accordance with the Chlorine Institute. Pamphlet No. 6, all dry chlorine ball valves must be equipped to relieve excess pressure in the ...
Selected response from:

andres-larsen
Venezuela
Local time: 04:13
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Advertisement


Summary of answers provided
1semi-flat topped positive-relief feature
andres-larsen


Discussion entries: 3





  

Answers


4 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 1/5Answerer confidence 1/5
semi-flat topped positive-relief feature


Explanation:
"This station is located in the Guyot SW Macondo sector. The profile shows a very irregular bottom, associated with the presence of a ***semi-flat topped positive-relief feature***. The registration edges are located at depths of -1014 and -1150 m .. . "

fuentes:

IAG Planetary Geomorphology Working Group | www.psi.edu
www.psi.edu/pgwg/images/jan08image.html
IAGP Home -
Featured image for January 2008: Raised Curvilinear Features on Mars. Image and ... How could flowing water form raised or ***positive-relief features***? There are ...

ScienceDirect.com - Icarus - Geomorphic knobs of Candor Chasma ...
www.sciencedirect.com/.../S0019103509001614 -
MA Chan - 2010 -
There is a variety of geomorphic landforms and surface features on Mars (e.g., ... characteristics of conical, steep-walled, ***positive-relief***, geomorphic landforms ...

Queen Amina Original
www.scribd.com/doc/.../Queen-Amina-Original
22 Jan 2009 – We were surprised by the ***semi-flat nature of the mountain top*** and conclude that such a place could certainly be used as a human settlement.

Mesa de Ramos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mesa_de_Ramos
The area is settled on "la Mesa de Ramos", a ***semi-flat mountaintop*** that is surrounded by mountain slopes and foothills. Other towns settled in this ...

Table Mountain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Table_Mountain
Table Mountain is a ***flat-topped*** mountain forming a prominent landmark overlooking .... The new cars give a faster journey to the summit, and rotate through 360 ...


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 14 hrs (2012-04-16 12:29:04 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Hola, Sandra,

otra opción alternativa sería "positive-relief feature with a semi-flat ridge":

fuente:

HiRISE | Negative and Positive Relief Valley Feature ...
hirise.lpl.arizona.edu/PSP_005355_2125
17 Sep 2007 – ***Negative and Positive Relief Valley Feature ... At the north (top) end of the image, the ridge transitions to a depression*** as opposed to being ...

referencias adicionales nuevas que incluyen el término "feature" dentro de tu contexto:

Asteroid rendezvous: NEAR Shoemaker's adventures at Eros - books.google.com/books?isbn=0521813603...
Jim Bell, Jacqueline Mitton - 2002 - Nature - 115 pages
Most of the smallest features were actually bumps, not craters. ... ***term "positive relief feature," or PRF, to describe the mounds, hills, protuberances, blocks*** ... sizes would have bus-sized boulders literally piled on top of one another everywhere.

Planetary Geology | The Earth's Moon | Part II
wapi.isu.edu/geo_pgt/Mod06_Moon_a_b/Mod6Part2.htm
Volcanic features can best be seen on the near side of the Moon, among and ... ***they have positive relief, often have lava flows coming out of the sides or tops***, ...

The rise of animals: evolution and diversification of the kingdom ... -
books.google.com/books?isbn=0801886791...
Mikhail Aleksandrovich Fedonkin - 2007 - Science - 326 pages
Ivesheadia is preserved in both ***positive and negative relief. ... morphs of Ivesheadia (10-14 cm in diameter) feature V-shaped ridges***, pointing inward, ... is preserved in positive relief beneath thick volcanic ash at the top of the Drook Formation, ...

Positive-Relief Bedforms on Modern Tidal Flat that Resemble Molds ...
search.datapages.com/.../74D729B9-2B21-11D7-8648000102C1865...
GM Friedman -
The markings are ***positive-relief features of two distinct kinds: (a) spatulate ..... of positive-relief features consists of originals at the top of the bed*** (perhaps we ...

Space Images: Small Volcano in Terra Cimmeria - NASA Jet ...
www.jpl.nasa.gov/spaceimages/details.php?id=PIA03837
26 Jun 2002 – This ***positive relief feature (see MOLA context) in the ancient highlands of Mars appears to be a heavily eroded volcanic center***. The top of this ...

a tu propuesta "positive relief with a semi-flat top" es preferible insertarle el término "feature" ya que "positive relief" tambíen se utiliza en el contexto médico-científico. Dentro de la geomorfología al igual que la geología es de común aceptación el término "feature" en conjunción específica con "positive relief" (con o sin el guión entre palabras) para contextualizar mejor "positive relief" (de lo contrario se presta a confusión)


--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 16 hrs (2012-04-16 14:49:06 GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

Estimada Sandra,

en inglés, otras acepciones del término "positive relief" sin agregarle "feature":

ENT ***Patients Experience Positive Relief from Sinus Infection*** ...
www.prweb.com/releases/ASL/Nasoneb/prweb4355844.htm
6 Aug 2010 – ENT Patients describe their sinus infection symptoms before and after treatment with a new intra-nasal drug delivery device that operates on an ...

Positive and negative relief - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Positive_and_negative_relief
***Positive and negative relief is an art technique that are usually done over graph paper to show a pattern will "pop" up in the page***. Sometimes it is considered as ...

HRT HOLDS :: POSITIVE RELIEF
www.hrt-holds.com/positive.php
***HRT POSITIVE RELIEF TECHNOLOGY The technologies used for manufacturing of grips are two depending on the type of surface the grip assumes***.

***Positive Relief Chlorine Valve Preparation*** The Proven Leader in ...
engvalves.com/itemfiles/ctbvp11.pdf
PDF/Adobe Acrobat - Quick View
Positive Relief. In accordance with the Chlorine Institute. Pamphlet No. 6, all dry chlorine ball valves must be equipped to relieve excess pressure in the ...


andres-larsen
Venezuela
Local time: 04:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 8
Notes to answerer
Asker: Gracias, Andrés. Había pensado positive relief with a semi-flat top.

Asker: Estimado Andrés: un millón de gracias por la precisión de feature.

Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)




Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search