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Record 1 2011-06-20

English

Subject field(s)
  • Construction Site Equipment
DEF

A tractor which digs with a shovel at its front end, swings the shovel rearward overhead, and dumps the shovel at its rear end.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Matériel de chantier
DEF

Chargeuse dont le godet peut être rempli à l'avant et déchargé à l'arrière en passant par-dessus l'engin.

OBS

Les rétrochargeuses ont pour avantage de pouvoir travailler dans des espaces restreints, dans les mines, par exemple.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Equipos de construcción
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