Hay 2 traducciones principales de levee en Español

: levee1levee2

levee1

dique, n.

Pronunciación /ˈlɛvi//ˈlɛveɪ//ˈlɛvi/

nombre

  • 1

    Agricultura
    (embankment)
    dique masculino
    • Do they allow people in low-lying neighborhoods where the old levees were breached to build again?
    • Pumps would fail if the storm surge of up to 25 feet overwhelmed the city's levees.
    • Engineers determined that the levees bordering the Mississippi River as it passes through the city were sufficient to withstand any surge produced by an SPH.
    • A lot of folks are working hard to repair that levee.
    • Everybody knew those levees were built to sustain a Category 2 at most.
    • Water flowing from the damaged levee near Lake Pontchartrain could have equally catastrophic effects, only unfolding more slowly.
    • The authorities began working frantically up the river, using whatever materials and means available to construct dykes, dams and levees.
    • Hurricane Katrina put a boat upside down in a New Orleans resident's front yard after the protective levees broke.
    • The Senate debated adding funds for fixing levees, but it was too late.
    • The vice president, now in New Orleans, inspected flood damage and the damaged levees.
    • Damaged levees have been repaired, and pumping of the remaining water continues.
    • The storm overpowered levees protecting the region, producing floods 20 feet high.
    • They were watching the TV news as the canal levee was breached again, flooding their neighbourhood anew.
    • Now America has had to pay the price for ignoring loud warnings about the weakened levees of New Orleans.
    • He and 15 neighbors were stranded at his house for two days after the city's levees broke.
    • Sandbag by sandbag it's slow progress fixing the broken levees of New Orleans.
    • The immediate storm surge didn't overtop the levees.
    • Yet the marketplace remained relatively calm, appreciating that the authorities were apparently still operating on the dykes, dams and levees up the river.
    • Construction of levees and embankments prevents the floodplain from performing this function and transfers the problem further downstream to areas which were not subject to flooding.
    • Emergency workers are desperately trying to fix the broken levees in New Orleans tonight.
  • 2EEUU

    (landing stage)
    atracadero masculino
    • The men created a world of their own on the docks, levees, plantation landings, city quays, and steamboat decks of the Mississippi River economy.

Hay 2 traducciones principales de levee en Español

: levee1levee2

levee2

recepción, n.

Pronunciación /ˈlɛvi//ˈlɛveɪ//ˈlɛvi/

nombre

  • 1

    (reception)
    recepción femenino
    • In other words, he was responsible for formal receptions - known as levees - and dinners.