compensate for

French translation: compenser

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English term or phrase:compensate for
French translation:compenser
Entered by: Ganryu

18:26 Dec 7, 2016
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering / detection
English term or phrase: compensate for
I'm working on a User's guide for a metal detector.
How to translate the expresion "to compensate for" in French?

eg:
- "It can be handy to offset the magnetic field to compensate for a large magnetised item"

- "The detector compensates for all these changes to make finding objects in the soil more easy."
Ganryu
Local time: 23:14
compenser
Explanation:
"Détecteur de métal SHARK 1 contrôleur - Cassel Messtechnik GmbH
http://cassel-inspection.com/produit/shark-1/?lang=fr
Calibrage automatique: Le détecteur de métaux « apprend » facilement et ... suivi de phase permet au détecteur de métaux pour compenser et réajuster pour le ..."
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FX Fraipont
Belgium
Local time: 23:14
Grading comment
Merc beaucoup !
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compenser


Explanation:
"Détecteur de métal SHARK 1 contrôleur - Cassel Messtechnik GmbH
http://cassel-inspection.com/produit/shark-1/?lang=fr
Calibrage automatique: Le détecteur de métaux « apprend » facilement et ... suivi de phase permet au détecteur de métaux pour compenser et réajuster pour le ..."

FX Fraipont
Belgium
Local time: 23:14
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 3131
Grading comment
Merc beaucoup !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tony M: Unlike EN, no preposition 'for' is required in FR.
33 mins
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