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Overhead Company

French translation: maison mère

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English term or phrase:Overhead Company
French translation:maison mère
Entered by: Daniel Kalonji
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22:05 Sep 20, 2007
English to French translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Management / Stock management
English term or phrase: Overhead Company
the all text is as follows: "If the stock item is not purchased for any particular JV Company, it should be debited to the Overhead Company. "
Daniel Kalonji
Congo, Democratic Republic
Local time: 23:13
maison mère
Explanation:
This looks like a bad translation from some other language. It should probably read '... debited to the *parent* company', often translated as 'maison mère'.
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Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 19:13
Grading comment
OK, thanks
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +2maison mère
Robin Levey


  

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overhead company
maison mère


Explanation:
This looks like a bad translation from some other language. It should probably read '... debited to the *parent* company', often translated as 'maison mère'.

Robin Levey
Chile
Local time: 19:13
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
OK, thanks

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Catherine CHAUVIN: On ne peut pas dire mieux que toi.
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agree  gilbertlu: OK
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