Translation of manhole in Spanish:

manhole

registro, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈmanhəʊl//ˈmænˌhoʊl/

noun

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    registro masculine
    pozo de inspección masculine
    (into sewer) boca de alcantarilla feminine
    (into sewer) registro masculine
    • I have also noted that the manhole covers on the site were well maintained.
    • It was circular and about seven feet in diameter, like a giant manhole cover.
    • Of course these things are never easy; the manhole cover had rusted into position.
    • A blind man once fell into a sewer because the iron manhole cover was missing.
    • The sewer grills and manhole covers have already been soldered into place.
    • Water towers, well heads, manholes and fire hydrants are not typically secure, and are considered the most vulnerable points of a water system.
    • The troops then dropped smoke bombs into the sewers through the manholes.
    • This meant that a milkman who was injured by a defective manhole cover could not sue the owner of the land over which the right of way passed.
    • Our newest manholes were only about 15 years old, and we were finding a lot of problems with those.
    • Unprotected manholes can fill up with silt, as can associated piping.
    • The location of conduits termination within manholes shall be identified by Communications Services.
    • Amazingly, the circle isn't the only shape that would work safely as a manhole cover.
    • Mr Moriarty said residents in the estate noticed there seemed to be a lot of activity regarding the manholes in the area over the previous fortnight.
    • A mother is recovering at home after plunging six feet into the ground after a manhole collapsed beneath her.
    • It's rusty water, leaking from conduit lines beneath a manhole cover on Riggs Road.
    • They both found a manhole cover and climbed back down into the sewer system.
    • Less than an hour later, they uncovered a metal door the size of a manhole cover.
    • A woman was trapped for more than an hour after a manhole cover collapsed under her feet, plunging her into the drain below.
    • My son-in-law says the manhole cover is down in the hole, smashed up.
    • The second phase, in May, will shift the focus to the hazards of fires, illegal electricity connection, construction sites and uncovered manholes.