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optic fibre line/optic fibre cable

French translation: câble de fibres optiques

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English term or phrase:optic fibre cable
French translation:câble de fibres optiques
Entered by: Carole Lefebvre
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03:13 Aug 13, 2002
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: optic fibre line/optic fibre cable
Communities with a large number of users may require more than one optic fibre line. It will cost more than $60,000 to install 1 km of fibre optic cable so...
Carole Lefebvre
Canada
Local time: 03:38
ligne de fibres optiques - câble de fibres optiques
Explanation:
voilà
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swisstell
Italy
Local time: 09:38
Grading comment
J'aurais cru que le terme 'ligne' était un anglicisme dans ce contexte, c'est pourquoi je n'osais pas rendre Line par ligne. Avez-vous une source pour moi?

Merci beaucoup.
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4 +5ligne de fibres optiques - câble de fibres optiques
swisstell


  

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19 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
ligne de fibres optiques - câble de fibres optiques


Explanation:
voilà

swisstell
Italy
Local time: 09:38
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in pair: 494
Grading comment
J'aurais cru que le terme 'ligne' était un anglicisme dans ce contexte, c'est pourquoi je n'osais pas rendre Line par ligne. Avez-vous une source pour moi?

Merci beaucoup.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  GILOU: à ou en fibre optique
12 mins

agree  ALAIN COTE: à fibres optiques
15 mins

agree  Mary Rathle: I'work in the optical business, I've seen both de or à used.
39 mins

agree  Geneviève von Levetzow
55 mins

agree  Cleopatra Carastamatis
5 hrs
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