Definición de cofferdam en inglés:

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cofferdam

Pronunciación: /ˈkôfərˌdam/
/ˈkäfərˌdam/

sustantivo

A watertight enclosure pumped dry to permit construction work below the waterline, as when building bridges or repairing a ship.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Its diversion tunnel is accompanied by upstream and downstream cofferdams that permit construction of the main dam.
  • The construction scheme employed on the bridge consisted of cofferdams for the drilled shaft foundations, and climbing forms for the tower construction.
  • The 1,050 mm diameter outfall on the west side of the airfield required a temporary cofferdam during its construction.

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División en sílabas: cof·fer·dam

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