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altura bajo gancho

1.En la presa de Valencia la longitud de la pluma es mayor 80m por la separación entre laderas y se ha colocado una 21LC550 con una altura bajo gancho de 36.30m capaz de elevar cargas en la punta de 4.000 kg.

what does altura bajo gancho mean?

2.Este tipo de grúas también se han utilizado en la construcción de aeropuertos, grandes centros comerciales, hospitales..., en definitiva en obras en las que por las condiciones especiales de ejecución de los proyectos (cerchas y pilares metálicos, paneles alveolares, cubos de hormigón de 4metros cúbicos, etc.), necesitan mover pesos muy importantes.

what does ' en definitiva ' mean?
muy importantes.means muy grande,right? very heavy weight, right???

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    Hi!
    I think it's a technical term, but the translation for every word will be
    altura: height
    bajo: under
    gancho: hook
    maybe it refers to the height from the arm to the hook of the crane?

    "en definitiva" means definitly, like "there is no doubt about something"

    "muy importante" very important, maybe it refers to big things or fragil things, it's not clear

    Hope I helped

    "Altura del gancho"

    The text is speaking about a crane which is in a dam (water barrier) in Valencia. The "altura bajo el gancho" means the height between the hook of the crane and the floor. It means that the hook of the crane is 36.30 metres tall and it can take up to 4 tons.

    "En definitiva"

    En definitiva means after all, in short, basically,...

    "Muy impòrtante"

    It means very important.

    Please, do not hesitate to contact me if you need more help! :o)

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