BEOLINGUS
Dictionary - TU Chemnitz

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railway sleeper [Br.]; railroad tie [Am.]; cross-tie [Am.] (railway) Eisenbahnschwelle {f}; Bahnschwelle {f}; Gleisschwelle {f}; Schwelle {f} (Bahn)

railway sleepers; railroad ties; cross-ties Eisenbahnschwellen {pl}; Bahnschwellen {pl}; Gleisschwellen {pl}; Schwellen {pl}

concrete sleeper [Br.]; concrete tie [Am.] Betonschwelle {f}

double-block concrete sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.]; twin-block concrete sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.]; twin-block sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.]; duo-block sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.] Betonstützenschwelle {f}; Stützenschwelle {f}; Zweiblockschwelle {f}

twin sleeper [Br.]; twin tie [Am.] Doppelschwelle {f}; Breitschwelle {f}; Kuppelstoßschwelle {f}; Kuppelschwelle {f}

monobloc concrete sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.]; monobloc sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.] Einblockbetonschwelle {f}; Einblockschwelle {f}; Monoblockbetonschwelle {f}; Monoblockschwelle {f}

monobloc prestressed-concrete sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.] Einblock-Spannbetonschwelle {f}

rubber-coated sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.] gummiummantelte Schwelle

wooden sleeper [Br.]; timber sleeper [Br.]; wooden tie [Am.]; timber tie [Am.] (rare) Holzschwelle {f}

stringer Langschwelle {f}

dancing sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.]; pumping sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.] lose Schwelle

cross sleeper [Br.]; tie-bar [Am.] Querschwelle {f}

frame sleeper [Br.]; frame tie [Am.] Rahmenschwelle {f}

reinforced-concrete sleeper [Br.]/tie [Am.] Stahlbetonschwelle {f}

crossing timber; switch timber [Am.] Weichenholzschwelle {f}; Weichenschwelle {f}

engine (generating energy through a chemical reaction); motor (receiving propelling power from an external source) [listen] [listen] Motor {m} [auto] [techn.] [listen]

engines; motors Motoren {pl}

block-cast motor/engine; monobloc motor/engine; block motor/engine [listen] Blockmotor {m}

twin-bank engine; double-tandem engine Doppelreihenmotor {m} [auto]

single-line engine Einreihenmotor {m}

aspirating engine; naturally aspirated engine Saugmotor {m}

drum motor Trommelmotor {m}

exhaust gas optimized motor abgasoptimierter Motor

brushless motor; BL-motor bürstenloser Motor; Stromrichtermotor

horizontal motor; flat motor liegender Motor

transverse engine quer eingebauter Motor; Quermotor [auto]

with the engine running bei/mit laufendem Motor [auto]

to warm up the engine den Motor warmlaufen lassen

to gun the engine [coll.] [Am.] den Motor hochjagen; mit Bleifuß fahren; auf die Tube drücken [ugs.]