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English translation: short-term markets

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French term or phrase:marchés à court terme
English translation:short-term markets
Entered by: Nicholas Ferreira
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21:34 Oct 31, 2006
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Business/Commerce (general) / Gas Company materials
French term or phrase: ...court terme
Context:
"Le XXX est la principale source de gaz pour les marchés court terme"

Gramatically, does "court terme" in the following sentence refer to markets or the whole sentence? In other words, are we talking about "short-term markets" or a "short-term" description of an arrangement?
Nicholas Ferreira
Canada
Local time: 04:55
short-term markets
Explanation:
It should be "marchés à court terme"
In the second case, it is less likely to be abridged like that.
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a05
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That's what I thought. Thank you for the confirmation.
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3 +8short-term markets
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short-term markets


Explanation:
It should be "marchés à court terme"
In the second case, it is less likely to be abridged like that.

a05
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian
PRO pts in category: 26
Grading comment
That's what I thought. Thank you for the confirmation.

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