utgrundning

English translation: shoal (in the sea), ford (in the river)

07:24 Apr 19, 2005
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime / headland formation
Swedish term or phrase: utgrundning
för att ga klart utgrundning sydväst

A definition on Sjöfartsverket's website suggests an anchorage outcrop, but what is it called?
Adrian MM. (X)
Local time: 13:01
English translation:shoal (in the sea), ford (in the river)
Explanation:
It's called shoal (sand bank in shallow water; area of shallow water), if it's in the sea, and ford (shallow place where a river can be crossed) if it's in the river

source: SWEDISH - INTERLINGUA
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Rosica Dimitrova
Bulgaria
Local time: 14:01
Grading comment
Thanks. The Swed. Maritime Agency does suggest it's a land shoal - where ships can be anchored.
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shoal (in the sea), ford (in the river)


Explanation:
It's called shoal (sand bank in shallow water; area of shallow water), if it's in the sea, and ford (shallow place where a river can be crossed) if it's in the river

source: SWEDISH - INTERLINGUA

Rosica Dimitrova
Bulgaria
Local time: 14:01
Native speaker of: Native in BulgarianBulgarian
PRO pts in category: 2
Grading comment
Thanks. The Swed. Maritime Agency does suggest it's a land shoal - where ships can be anchored.
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