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French translation: once-common ground mammals = des mammifères terrestres...

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07:40 Jan 23, 2004
English to French translations [PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: common ground mammal
12 out of 18 species of once-common ground mammals are extinct
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French translation:once-common ground mammals = des mammifères terrestres...
Explanation:
qui ont jadis proliférés.

once-common = un ensemble: common = familier (dans ce contexte) et "once" - dans le temps, aurefois, jadis...

et "ground mammals" = mammifères terrestres

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3 +5once-common ground mammals = des mammifères terrestres...xxxCMJ_Trans


  

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once-common ground mammals = des mammifères terrestres...


Explanation:
qui ont jadis proliférés.

once-common = un ensemble: common = familier (dans ce contexte) et "once" - dans le temps, aurefois, jadis...

et "ground mammals" = mammifères terrestres

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Note added at 2004-01-23 08:10:15 (GMT)
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au(t)refois

xxxCMJ_Trans
Local time: 12:42
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agree  Michael Hesselnberg
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agree  Lucie Brione: ou d'autrefois avec un d'
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agree  aurelita
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agree  Bigot: sans utiliser d'autefois. S'ils ont disparus, ils sont de fait d'un autre temps ;-)
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