minimal take on out-and-out function

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14:02 Apr 24, 2018
English to English translations [Non-PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
English term or phrase: minimal take on out-and-out function
Hello ! Pour un communiqué de presse sur un équipement de vélo- ici il s'agit d'une collection de gants entièrement revisitée - j'ai besoin de traduire en Français "a minimal take on out-and-out function".

La phrase entière : "Gloves have been trimmed down to the bare essentials: a minimal take on out-and-out function, and the ideal choice for technically demanding trails".

Doit-on comprendre que les performances les plus importantes ont été conservées et limitées à leur strict minimum ?

Merci !
Cecile M
Local time: 22:43


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airmailrpl
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Helena Chavarria

  

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23 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Yes


Explanation:
Doit-on comprendre que les performances les plus importantes ont été conservées et limitées à leur strict minimum ?

Should we understand that the most important performances (functions) have been kept and kept to a minimum?

Yes

airmailrpl
Brazil
Local time: 17:43
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8
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Asker: Many thanks !


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agree  Tina Vonhof
2 hrs
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relating to or being a minimum: such as
a : the least possible a victory won with minimal loss of life
b : barely adequate a minimal standard of living
c : very small or slight a minimal interest in art

https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minimal

(someone's) take on (something)
Someone's perspective, opinion, or idea(s) about something. Mr. Huxley, what's your take on the recent announcement from the White House? My take on the problem is that we need to devote more of our resources to expanding our marketing campaign.

https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/my take on this

out-and-out
in every respect; absolute.
"an out-and-out rogue"
synonyms: utter, downright, thoroughgoing, absolute, complete, thorough, through and through, total, unmitigated, outright, real, perfect, consummate, surpassing, sheer, rank, pure, unqualified, inveterate, positive, dyed-in-the-wool, true-blue, undiluted, unalloyed, unadulterated, in every respect, unconditional; blatant, flagrant, overt, naked, barefaced, brazen; full-bore; informal deep-dyed; informal right; informal fair; archaicarrant; rare right-down

https://www.google.co.uk/search?biw=1242&bih=602&ei=tmDfWqvd...

Helena Chavarria
Spain
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