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French translation: Expression calquée sur l'anglais,

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07:19 Jun 2, 2002
French to French translations [Non-PRO]
/ politique
French term or phrase: ombre
depuis le 11 septembre, un gouvernement de l'ombre a été mis en place par le president bush
saeed
French translation:Expression calquée sur l'anglais,
Explanation:
personnel gouvernemental assurant la relève si l'équipe actuelle venait à disparaître.
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4 +4Expression calquée sur l'anglais,
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
Expression calquée sur l'anglais,


Explanation:
personnel gouvernemental assurant la relève si l'équipe actuelle venait à disparaître.


    Reference: http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/world/americas/newsid_18480...
fcl
France
Local time: 00:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in GermanGerman
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agree  Fernando Muela
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