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11:32 Mar 15, 2007
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Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Construction / Civil Engineering
Swedish term or phrase: samhällsbuller
byggnadsakustik och samhällsbuller.

Construction to deal with exterior noise. Perhaps "samhällsbuller" can simply be translated to "noise."
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4community noisemicawber_7

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community noise

It looks like back translation works here. Over 190,000 Google hits for 'community noise'.

Example sentence(s):
  • The World Health Organization defines community noise as that which occurs from outside the industrial workplace.
  • Welcome to the Chicago Airport System Community Noise Resource Center

    Reference: http://www.who.int/docstore/peh/noise/guidelines2.html
    Reference: http://www.ohare.com/cnrc/cnrc.shtm
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