Translation of underpinning in Spanish:

underpinning

apuntalamiento, n.

Pronunciation /ˈʌndəpɪnɪŋ//ˈəndərˌpɪnɪŋ/

noun

Building

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    apuntalamiento masculine
    • All this will provide a solid underpinning for housing.
    • Repairs include underpinning the southeast corner of the 100 year-old, heritage listed building to stabilise the foundations and ensure the building is structurally sound.
    • Because of the way the original plotland homes were built, with shallow, often uneven, foundations, the only way to save the building is through extensive underpinning.
    • The river would create a problem of slow erosion and danger to the underpinning of other buildings in the site area.