English translation of 'derrick'
Example Sentences Including 'derrick'
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Et puis nous pourrions essayer de capter le pétrole à l'entrée du bassin en installant un petit derrick, explique -t-il.Le Monde (2000)
La menace du derrick met la vallée de Chevreuse en ébullition.Le Monde (2000)
Le colonel Drake va s'y activer en mettant au point un derrick pour forer le sol.Le Monde (2000)
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'derrick' in Other Languages
British English: rig /rɪɡ/ NOUN
A rig is a large structure that is used for extracting oil or gas from the ground or under the sea.
- American English: rig
- Arabic: جِهَازُ الـحَفْر
- Brazilian Portuguese: torre de perfuração petróleo
- Chinese: 钻塔
- Croatian: bušilica
- Czech: vrtná věž
- Danish: boreplatform
- Dutch: boorinstallatie
- European Spanish: plataforma petrolífera
- Finnish: öljynporaustorni
- French: derrick
- German: Bohrinsel
- Greek: γεωτρύπανο
- Italian: piattaforma
- Japanese: 掘削装置
- Korean: 굴착장치
- Norwegian: borerigg
- Polish: urządzenie wiertnicze
- European Portuguese: torre de perfuração petróleo
- Romanian: turlă de foraj
- Russian: буровая установка
- Spanish: plataforma petrolífera
- Swedish: rigg
- Thai: แท่นเจาะน้ำมัน
- Turkish: petrol platformu
- Ukrainian: бурова вишка
- Vietnamese: dàn khoan
Translation of derrick from the Collins French to English
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