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bóveda esquifada

English translation: oblique dome

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Spanish term or phrase:bóveda esquifada
English translation:oblique dome
Entered by: Parrot
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14:34 Jan 24, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: bóveda esquifada
Detrás de la capilla mayor está la sacristía alta, cubierta de artesonado de vigas de madera sostenidas por ménsulas. Sobre ella y con iguales dimensiones, el antecabildo, cubierto con bóveda esquifada y trasdosada
Rodney Rad
oblique dome
Explanation:
Syn. "Bóveda de cañón".
Dome with a generally circular cross-section, albeit having a width greater than its length.
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nabarrel dome
Davorka Grgic
naoblique dome
Parrot


  

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2 hrs
oblique dome


Explanation:
Syn. "Bóveda de cañón".
Dome with a generally circular cross-section, albeit having a width greater than its length.


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Parrot
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20 hrs
barrel dome


Explanation:


Esquifado means of the form of a small boat(skiff).

There is a picture and the term at www.blk-store.ca/pice.html. See it yourself.

I hope it helps.

Davorka


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