BEOLINGUS
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torrent; torrential stream; ravine stream [listen] Sturzbach {m}; Schwall {m}

torrents; torrential streams; ravine streams Sturzbäche {pl}; Schwälle {pl}

torrent [listen] Wildbach {m}

torrents Wildbäche {pl}

torrent check dam; check dam (water engineering) Wildbachsperre {f} (Wasserbau)

torrent check dams; check dams Wildbachsperren {pl}

linear check dam gerade Wildbachsperre

open check dam; permeable check dam offene Wildbachsperre; Entleerungssperre {f}

gabion check dam Drahtschotter-Wildbachsperre {f}; Steinkorb-Wildbachsperre {f}

consolidation check dam Konsolidierungssperre {f}

series of check dams; array of check dams Sperrentreppe {f}; Sperrenstaffel {f}

torrent control; torrent regulation Wildbachverbauung {f}

torrent control Wildwasserverbauung {f} [envir.]

torrent of words Wortschwall {m}

torrent duck Sturzbachente {f} [ornith.]

torrent tyrannulet Sturzbachtachuri {m} [ornith.]

torrent lark Trugstelze {f} [ornith.]

flash flood; flash flooding; torrent [listen] Sturzflut {f}; reißender Strom

torrents Sturzfluten {pl}; reißende Ströme

mass of water; torrent of water Wassermasse {f}

white water; wildwater; mountain torrent; rapid [listen] Wildwasser {n}

cloudburst; torrent rain; torrential rain; deluge of rain; torrential downpour; frog strangler [Am.] [coll.] Wolkenbruch {m}; Platzregen {m}; Platschregen {m} [ugs.]; Husche {f} [Ostmitteldt.] [meteo.]

cloudbursts; torrent rains; torrential rains; deluges of rain; torrential downpours; frog stranglers Wolkenbrüche {pl}; Platzregen {pl}

mud flow; torrent of mud; (cold) lahar Schlammstrom {m} [geol.]