lake flats / open flats

French translation: bancs

14:01 Oct 25, 2007
English to French translations [PRO]
Science - Geography
English term or phrase: lake flats / open flats
Chers collègues,

Je bute sur le mot "flats" qui apparaît dans une brochure touristique sur la pêche en Australie.

Je crois que "flats", en géographie, signifie normalement "berges", mais je ne comprends pas le sens des expressions "open flats" et "lake flats" dans la phrase suivante :
"You can sight fish on the lake flats, or ‘polaroid’ cruising shadows across the open flats under a cobalt sky".

Merci par avance pour vos précieux éclaircissements !


Local time: 23:38
French translation:bancs
un des sens du mot : élévations du fond
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Francis MARC
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un des sens du mot : élévations du fond

Francis MARC
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