# step curve

## French translation: courbe en escaliers

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 English term or phrase: step curve French translation: courbe en escaliers Entered by:

 14:50 Feb 12, 2008
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Physics / navire
 English term or phrase: step curve For the calculation of the fatigue life ratio D, each long term histogram is converted into a step curve of 30 steps A & of equivalent length in log N. Each step i of ni cycles is considered independently and the cumulative damage D is given by:.... diagramme étagé diagramme à gradins
 Martine EtienneBelgium Local time: 07:39
 graphique en escaliers Explanation:see links--------------------------------------------------Note added at 41 mins (2008-02-12 15:31:41 GMT)--------------------------------------------------ou "courbe en escaliers" : http://nte-serveur.univ-lyon1.fr/nte/immediato/Math/Enseigne...--------------------------------------------------Note added at 42 mins (2008-02-12 15:33:06 GMT)--------------------------------------------------http://www.walmaster.com/forum/detail_messages.asp?idquestio...
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Michael GREEN
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Local time: 07:39
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4 +5graphique en escaliers
 Michael GREEN

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39 mins   confidence: peer agreement (net): +5
graphique en escaliers

Explanation:
see links

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Note added at 41 mins (2008-02-12 15:31:41 GMT)
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ou "courbe en escaliers" :
http://nte-serveur.univ-lyon1.fr/nte/immediato/Math/Enseigne...

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Note added at 42 mins (2008-02-12 15:33:06 GMT)
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http://www.walmaster.com/forum/detail_messages.asp?idquestio...

Reference: http://www.vbfrance.com/infomsg.aspx?ID=379329
 Michael GREENFranceLocal time: 07:39Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
 Mreci à tous

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anne Bohy: plutôt courbe (ou fonction) et escalier au singulier. C'est le nom le + courant.
 56 mins
-> Merci bohy

agree
 1 hr
-> Merci

agree  yanadeni (X)
 2 hrs
-> Merci

agree  Pierre Renault: "graphique en escalier" pour "step curve chart", "courbe en escalier" pour "step curve"
 4 hrs
-> Thanks Pierre - and for your comments

agree
 9 hrs
-> Thank you
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