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Circulaciones

English translation: movement zones, passage areas, transit zones

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09:10 May 17, 2001
Spanish to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: Circulaciones
It has to do with architecture. There is no context but I imagine that the term is used with reference to "áreas de circulación", that is walkways or sidewalks for people to go from un area to another within a compound.
Ernesto Leigh
English translation:movement zones, passage areas, transit zones
Explanation:
You are right. You could also use the phrases above.
Happy translating
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Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 13:21
Grading comment
Thank you. I was looking for a general term which is just what you have given me.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naAmbulatoriesgcaddy
nawalkwaysChristine Salinas
napedestrian area, pedestrian walkwaysxxxtrans4u
nacirculation areas
Carol Hart
nacloister
Berni Armstrong
namovement zones, passage areas, transit zonesTelesforo Fernandez


  

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25 mins
movement zones, passage areas, transit zones


Explanation:
You are right. You could also use the phrases above.
Happy translating

Telesforo Fernandez
Local time: 13:21
PRO pts in pair: 262
Grading comment
Thank you. I was looking for a general term which is just what you have given me.
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35 mins
cloister


Explanation:
It could simply be cloister. Described in the OED as:

"A covered walk or aracade connected with a monastery or large church....serving as a way of communication between different parts of of the church and sometimes as a place of exercise or study."

Good luck with it anyway,

Berni

Or vestibule?... passageway?


    O.E.D
Berni Armstrong
Local time: 08:51
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 71
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39 mins
circulation areas


Explanation:
either for vehicles or walk-ways

Carol Hart
United States
Local time: 02:51
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 59
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1 hr
pedestrian area, pedestrian walkways


Explanation:
pedestrian-Andador, peón,, el que anda a pie, paseador, paseante, pedestre.

Hope this helps,

Bye

xxxtrans4u
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4 hrs
Ambulatories


Explanation:
According to the Glossary of Architectural Terms, ambulatory is a covered walkway - sometimes inside, sometimes outside.

We used to call an inner hall at school - The Ambulatory

Check out Architectural Terms on a web search, there are loads of glossaries.

gcaddy
United Kingdom
Local time: 07:51
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7 hrs
walkways


Explanation:
This is the word that is used in construction, to describe the areas where people are allowed to walk, or, when a building is finished. A walkway connects areas inside/outside buildings.

Christine Salinas
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