In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(earth) apisonar(tobacco) apretar(tobacco) tacar Colombia
- After perfectly leveling the greenhouse site, the contractor brought in a rolling vibrator, a mechanical compactor, and tamped the disturbed soil solid.
- Once each layer is complete, the slip form is moved up and the next layer is tamped until the wall is complete.
- Use the end of a hand tool or a stick to tamp the soil until firm.
- Pack soil firmly and tamp to remove air pockets.
- Meanwhile, she rocked back and forth to tamp down the sand.
- I remember planting with my father, and having him explain how to work the soil, how azaleas liked their oak leaves or peat moss, how you tamped the dirt, gave them a drink.
- Once the soil is ready, he tamps the beds with a sheet of plywood so the soil is firm and flat.
- They also tamp the dirt around the seeds, giving the seeds a better chance of germinating.
- If the level is too low, add more gravel before tamping the rest.
- Lightly sprinkle the sand with water and tamp it down before installing the liner.
- In firm ground you can just fill in around the hole and tamp the dirt down.
- The concrete must be tamped or rammed down into its bed with a spade or rod.
- Smooth the surface by tamping it with your putter or foot.
- He pushed some loose soil over the hole with his wellington boot and tamped it down.
- Gently tamp the soil around the base of each plant.
- I learned to love early fall apples, their crisp taste tart on my tongue, and the feel of spring earth between my toes as I tamped down pea seeds behind my dad.
- After tamping a few square feet, use a yardstick or a ruler to measure the tamped depth.
- The team used hand tools to tamp the aggregate into the mortar as the structure slowly rose from the seafloor.
- Lay the pavings with uniform joints and firmly tamp into the bedding.
- When the post is properly aligned, tamp it thoroughly to pack the dirt (if used) around the base of the post.
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