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panneau cache-jambes

English translation: modesty panel

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French term or phrase:panneau cache-jambes
English translation:modesty panel
Entered by: Ghyslaine LE NAGARD
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14:56 Nov 10, 2007
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Tech/Engineering - Furniture / Household Appliances / Office equipment
French term or phrase: panneau cache-jambes
Plateau de 25mm d'épaisseur sur côtés de 18mm d'épaisseur et ///panneau cache-jambes.///

Description of a desk.
Thanks for your help.
Ghyslaine LE NAGARD
New Caledonia
Local time: 08:26
modesty panel
Explanation:
The standard term, I believe, for the panel that closes off the back of the desk, to prevent one from seeing the legs of whoever happens to be sitting at it.
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Tony M
France
Local time: 23:26
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Merci
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modesty panel


Explanation:
The standard term, I believe, for the panel that closes off the back of the desk, to prevent one from seeing the legs of whoever happens to be sitting at it.

Tony M
France
Local time: 23:26
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 132
Grading comment
Merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Ingeborg Gowans: makes perfect sense here
16 mins
  -> Danke, Ingeborg!

agree  Terry Richards: legs etc!
17 mins
  -> Thanks, Terry! (Especially the etc.)
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Nov 10, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
FieldMarketing » Tech/Engineering
Nov 10, 2007 - Changes made by Steffen Walter:
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