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pointeur-cubeur

English translation: timber surveyor

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12:39 Jul 2, 2008
French to English translations [PRO]
Forestry / Wood / Timber
French term or phrase: pointeur-cubeur
• Le pointeur-cubeur mesure les caractéristiques de chaque billon et martèle à nouveau le billon sur les deux faces du numéro forestier de la grume mère complété du numéro de billon /1 ou /2. Toutes ses informations sont reportées sur le carnet forestier correspondant à la parcelle en question.
Mary-Ann Marque
France
Local time: 17:39
English translation:timber surveyor
Explanation:
I have been unable to find "pointeur-cubeur" useage
The US dept of Labor has Timber Surveyor (H496)
A pointeur might be a controller or surveyor and cubeur someone measing the volume?
More generally, "forester"

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Note added at 1 hr (2008-07-02 13:41:34 GMT)
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"measing" might usefully be rendered differently!
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fourth
France
Local time: 17:39
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timber surveyor


Explanation:
I have been unable to find "pointeur-cubeur" useage
The US dept of Labor has Timber Surveyor (H496)
A pointeur might be a controller or surveyor and cubeur someone measing the volume?
More generally, "forester"

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Note added at 1 hr (2008-07-02 13:41:34 GMT)
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"measing" might usefully be rendered differently!

fourth
France
Local time: 17:39
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