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Relleno Controlado

English translation: Controlled Fill or Landfill

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Spanish term or phrase:Relleno Controlado
English translation:Controlled Fill or Landfill
Entered by: Gabriela Tenenbaum
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12:36 Aug 21, 2001
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Spanish term or phrase: Relleno Controlado
In a Panamanian text about trash.
Is "controlled dump" OK?
Or is there some specific meaning.
Theodore Quester
United States
Local time: 19:22
Controlled Fill or Landfill
Explanation:
Though "landfill" is usually "relleno sanitario" it could be either; probably "fill".
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Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 17:22
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +4Controlled Fill or Landfill
Henry Hinds


  

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3 mins peer agreement (net): +4
Controlled Fill or Landfill


Explanation:
Though "landfill" is usually "relleno sanitario" it could be either; probably "fill".


    Exp.
Henry Hinds
United States
Local time: 17:22
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 26512

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Gabriela Tenenbaum
8 mins

agree  Patricia Lutteral
39 mins

agree  Bertha S. Deffenbaugh
1 hr

agree  Andrea Bullrich
6 hrs
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