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French translation: tirebouchon and other refereces below

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06:22 Mar 26, 2002
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: Cork-screw
Could u pl. help me translate this word "cork-screw "-ref engg.text
Priya Narayan
French translation:tirebouchon and other refereces below
Explanation:
corkscrew

Syn.
bottle screw
bottle opener
bottle-opener tire-bouchon n. m.

Variante(s) graphique(s)
tirebouchon n. m.

Déf. :
Instrument constitué d'un manche et d'une vis en métal qu'on enfonce, en tournant, dans le bouchon de liège d'une bouteille pour le retirer.

Note(s) :
En anglais, bottle opener désigne également un décapsuleur.
Au pluriel, on écrit des tire-bouchons.


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1964
Turkey
Local time: 02:07
Grading comment
Thanks a lot -priya
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +6tirebouchon and other refereces below
1964


  

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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +6
tirebouchon and other refereces below


Explanation:
corkscrew

Syn.
bottle screw
bottle opener
bottle-opener tire-bouchon n. m.

Variante(s) graphique(s)
tirebouchon n. m.

Déf. :
Instrument constitué d'un manche et d'une vis en métal qu'on enfonce, en tournant, dans le bouchon de liège d'une bouteille pour le retirer.

Note(s) :
En anglais, bottle opener désigne également un décapsuleur.
Au pluriel, on écrit des tire-bouchons.




1964
Turkey
Local time: 02:07
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 59
Grading comment
Thanks a lot -priya

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Geneviève von Levetzow
5 mins
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agree  alptrad: rien d'autre à ajouter, la réponse est on ne peut plus complète
11 mins
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agree  Anna Launay
24 mins
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agree  Patrick Courbin
43 mins
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agree  Lionel Conrad-Bruat: don't forget the hyphen : tire-bouchon
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agree  GerardP
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