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14:31 Jun 1, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: postesado
una alternativa para resolver el forjado de grandes luces en un edificio
keith absalom
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Summary of answers provided
napost-tensioning
Parrot
napost-stressing
Henry Hinds


  

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post-stressing


Explanation:
Opposite of prestressing. Assuming here it is "postensado".


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Henry Hinds
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post-tensioning


Explanation:
this is the meaning given in the Dicc. Politécnico. (Note that there is a difference between "stress" and "tension" in construction, which are opposite forces).

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