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18:53 Mar 22, 2002
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: suppléant
At a meeting to discuss research: 'Assistaient aussi a la seance, en qualité de suppléants: X, Y, Z
Kajuco
United Kingdom
Local time: 08:11
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Summary of answers provided
4 +5substitutes /alternate representatives
Evert DELOOF-SYS
4 +3substitute
GILOU
4alternate [Executive Director,Governor]
1964


  

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11 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
substitute


Explanation:
I guess so

GILOU
France
Local time: 09:11
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 2482
Grading comment
I can't decide between substitute and alternate

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Elisabeth Ghysels
1 hr

agree  Nicole Dargere
1 hr

agree  Jacqueline McKay
62 days
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Comment: I can't decide between substitute and alternate

12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
alternate [Executive Director,Governor]


Explanation:
suppléant alternate [Executive Director,Governor]

Not so sure

1964
Turkey
Local time: 10:11
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish
PRO pts in pair: 294
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I can't decide between substitute and alternate
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Comment: I can't decide between substitute and alternate

13 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
substitutes /alternate representatives


Explanation:
are both translations of 'suppléants'.

Check it out at e.g.:

http://europa.eu.int/eurodicautom/Controller

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 09:11
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 287
Grading comment
my problem was to choose between the definitions

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  reliable
1 hr

agree  Mark Colucci
2 hrs

agree  Ethele Salem Sperling
5 hrs

agree  John Garside
20 hrs

agree  Jacqueline McKay
62 days
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The asker has declined this answer
Comment: my problem was to choose between the definitions




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