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French to English translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering / seismology
French term or phrase:transformateur
I have provided quite a bit of context so you can get your 'heads' around the text, so to speak. I am not convinced that 'transformer' is what is eant here. Any suggestions?
Nous avons défini deux niveaux d’analyse. Un premier niveau ....Le deuxième niveau introduit une hiérarchisation quantitative des bâtiments et cherche à définir les interactions au niveau des bâtiments (par exemple, quel est le **transformateur** qui alimente l’hôpital le plus important).
Of course, so I was right in my direct translation but hadn't quite got my head around the idea of the importance of the transformer - completely obvious now and very stupid of me. Thank you so much. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
high voltage (ot medium voltage) power transformer
Explanation: les hôtitaux sont en général alimentés directement sur transformateur haute tension (à l'abri des coupures accidentelles ou par grèves)
Electric Power Distribution Equipment: Tucson Transformer - [ Traduire cette page ]
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