root buttresses

Italian translation: contrafforti delle radici

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English term or phrase: root buttresses
Italian translation:contrafforti delle radici
Entered by: Mario Altare

15:47 Feb 23, 2017
English to Italian translations [PRO]
Science - Botany / Cedimento degli alberi
English term or phrase: root buttresses
Example 4
Site
Located in a highway verge
Very low use, poorly maintained footpath
Tree
Stem partially covered in ivy
Dead section of the crown is gradually collapsing
No obvious cause of decline
Very minor overhang to road of approximately 1 metre
3 vertical strips of dead bark extending upwards from between ** root buttresses **
No visible or audible signs of hollowing or advanced decay to the stem or root-collar
Mario Altare
Local time: 18:56
contrafforti delle radici
Explanation:
https://www.google.it/?gfe_rd=cr&ei=1I14VOPuFsjD8ger6ID4Cw&g...

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Note added at 6 min (2017-02-23 15:54:27 GMT)
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Come puoi vedere, il contrafforte è la parte iniziale della radice, che, simile a una grossa costola, si dirama già dalla base dell'albero:

https://www.google.it/search?q="contrafforte della radice"&b...

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Note added at 16 min (2017-02-23 16:04:22 GMT)
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http://iate.europa.eu/SearchByQuery.do?method=searchDetail&l...

"buttress = contrafforte"

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Note added at 1 giorno1 ora (2017-02-24 17:02:46 GMT) Post-grading
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Grazie mille a te, Mario. Buon lavoro e buon fine settimana.
Selected response from:

Gaetano Silvestri Campagnano
Italy
Local time: 18:56
Grading comment
Grazie mille :-)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



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4 +2contrafforti delle radici
Gaetano Silvestri Campagnano


  

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root buttresses
contrafforti delle radici


Explanation:
https://www.google.it/?gfe_rd=cr&ei=1I14VOPuFsjD8ger6ID4Cw&g...

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Note added at 6 min (2017-02-23 15:54:27 GMT)
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Come puoi vedere, il contrafforte è la parte iniziale della radice, che, simile a una grossa costola, si dirama già dalla base dell'albero:

https://www.google.it/search?q="contrafforte della radice"&b...

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Note added at 16 min (2017-02-23 16:04:22 GMT)
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http://iate.europa.eu/SearchByQuery.do?method=searchDetail&l...

"buttress = contrafforte"

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Note added at 1 giorno1 ora (2017-02-24 17:02:46 GMT) Post-grading
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Grazie mille a te, Mario. Buon lavoro e buon fine settimana.

Gaetano Silvestri Campagnano
Italy
Local time: 18:56
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in category: 92
Grading comment
Grazie mille :-)

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  AdamiAkaPataflo: o "radicali", più frequente :-)
10 mins
  -> Grazie mille e Ciao Simona :-)

agree  Mary Carroll Richer LaFlèche
19 hrs
  -> Grazie mille Mary
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