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miner
to undermine/to erode
to mine
mine
look/expression
avoir bonne mine
to look well
faire mine de faire
to make out that it is being done
mine de charbon
coal mine
avoir mauvais mine
to look unwell/poorly
ne pas payer de mine
to not be much to look at
mine de rien
with casual air
mine à ciel ouvert
open cast mining
mineur
mineur de fond
minor and miner
face worker
tassement (de vertèbres)
compression
tassement (ECON POL)
Fall off
Slow down
tassement (Bourse)
dullness
tasser (niege/terre)
to pack
to settle down
tasser qqchose en
to cram into
se tasser (terrain)
to settle
se tasser (personne avec age)
to shrink
se tasser (fig)
to settle down/to sort itself out
entasser
to pile up to heap
to cram something into
emPILEr
to pile up
figer
to congeal
figer (FIG personne)
to root to the spot
to freeze
se figer
to freeze
figer (institutions)
stop evolving/to become set
geler
to freeze
il gèle
it's freezing (weather)
gel
frost
gel (FIG salaire)
frozen/freeze
gelures
frost-bite
géluse
capsule
boutade
quip
au bout de
at the end of
au bout du compte
at the end of the day
pousser qqn à bout
to push sb to the end of his patience
venir à bout de
to manage to finish off
to overcome
bout à bout
end to end
à tout bout de champ
at every turn
d'un bout à l'autre
de bout à bout
from one end to the other
bout d'essai
a screen test
bout filtre
filter tip
atterrissage
landing from plane
débarquement
landing from boat
carte de débarquement
landing card
débarquement
unloading landing disembarcation
un débardeur
docker
débarquer
to unload, land
débarquer FIG
to turn up
décollage AVION
to takeoff
décoller
to unstick
to take off
décoller PROJECT ENTREPRISE

se décoller
to get off the ground
to take off

se - to come unstuck
suffrage
vote
suffrage du public
approval
suffrages exprimés
valid votes
exprimer
to express
exprimer

FAIRE SORTIR JUS LIAUIDE
to press out
s'exprimer
to express oneself
vote par correspondance/
postal vote
vote par procuration
proxy vote
vote à main levée
vote by show of hands
vote secret,
vote à bulletins secrets
secret ballot
recueillir
to collect
recueillir (voix, suffrages)
to win
recueillir (accueillir: réfugiés, chat
to take in
se recueillir
vi to gather one's thoughts; to meditate
recueillement
meditation, contemplation
recueilli e
contemplative
faire recuire
to recook
recul
retreat; recession; decline
reculer
reculer(AUTO)
to move back, back away;
(AUTO) to reverse, back (up);
reculer(fig: civilisation, épidémie)
reculer(fig: civilisation, épidémie)
targuer
se targuer de vt ONLY
vt ONLY to boast about.
targette
bolt
verrou
bolt;
verrou (fig)
(fig) constriction;
mettre le verrou ;
to bolt the door
mettre qn sous les verrous
to put sb behind bars.
verrouiller
to bolt; to lock
verrue (fig)
eyesore
tare
(COMM) tare; (fig) defect; taint, blemish.
rectorat (fonction)
position of recteur;
rectorat
(bureau) recteur's office;
recteur
(regional) director of education (BRIT), ² state superintendent of education US
rectifier (tracé, virage)
to straighten;
(calcul, adresse)
to correct; (erreur, faute) to rectify, put right.
rectifier(erreur, faute)
to rectify, put right.
un recto
front (of a sheet of paper)
rectiligne
straight; (GÉOM) rectilinear
rectitude
rectitude, uprightness
rectum
rectum
impuissance
helplessness; ineffectualness; impotence
impuissant, e
helpless; (sans effet) ineffectual
impuissant, e(sexuellement)
impotent < nm impotent man;
impuissant à faire qch
powerless to do sth.
impulsif, ive
impulsive
(ÉLEC, instinct)
impulse
impulsion(élan, influence)
impetus
impulsivement
impulsively
impulsivité
impulsiveness
élan
nm (ZOOL) elk, moose; (SPORT: avant le saut) run up; (de véhicule ou objet en mouvement) momentum; (fig: de tendresse etc) surge; prendre son élan/de l'élan to take a run up/gather speed; perdre son élan to lose one's momentum.