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GROUND LINE [7 records]

Record 1 2003-10-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Telephone Wires and Cables
  • Signals (Military)
DEF

A telephone line laid on the ground (as opposed to those installed on poles) for immediate use.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Câbles et fils téléphoniques
  • Transmissions de campagne (Militaire)
DEF

Ligne téléphonique placée au sol, (par opposition à celle installée sur des poteaux), pour exploitation immédiate.

OBS

ligne téléphonique au sol; ligne au sol : termes uniformisés par le Comité de terminologie française du Conseil de doctrine et de tactique de l'Armée de terre.

Spanish

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Record 2 2003-04-24

English

Subject field(s)
  • Site Development
  • Earthmoving
DEF

(Grade:) The elevation of the finished surface of an engineering project (such as a canal bed, embankment top, or excavation bottom).

DEF

(Grade line:) A pre-determined line indicating the proposed elevation of the ground around a building.

DEF

(Ground line:) The surface of the ground as shown on a plan.

OBS

GL: the abbreviation for ground level ... in drilling reports.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Aménagement du terrain
  • Terrassement
CONT

[...] respecter le niveau originel du sol lorsque celui-ci est réaménagé [...]

CONT

Coulons une dalle de ciment et montons des murs jusqu'au niveau du sol [...]

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Preparación del terreno
  • Remoción de tierras
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Record 3 2000-05-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Horse Racing and Equestrian Sports
  • Horse Husbandry
OBS

Competitive horseback riding term.

Key term(s)
  • ground line

French

Domaine(s)
  • Courses hippiques et sports équestres
  • Élevage des chevaux
OBS

Terme d'équitation.

Spanish

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Record 4 1998-08-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Industrial Design
CONT

The ground line is the line of intersection of the ground plane and the picture plane.

CONT

The main elements of a perspective drawing are the picture plane ..., the station point ..., the horizon ..., the vanishing point or points ..., and the ground line (the base line of the picture plane and object).

French

Domaine(s)
  • Dessin industriel
DEF

Ligne droite horizontale sur laquelle est fondé le calcul de la perspective; la ligne d'horizon lui est parallèle.

Spanish

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Record 5 1992-08-27

English

Subject field(s)
  • Commercial Fishing

French

Domaine(s)
  • Pêche commerciale

Spanish

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Record 6 1987-07-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • Satellite Telecommunications

French

Domaine(s)
  • Télécommunications par satellite
OBS

télécommunication par satellite

Spanish

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Record 7 1976-06-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Descriptive Geometry

French

Domaine(s)
  • Géométrie descriptive

Spanish

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