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mason / bricklayer

French translation: tailleur de pierres

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English term or phrase:mason
French translation:tailleur de pierres
Entered by: hendiadys
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12:39 Oct 26, 2005
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Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering
English term or phrase: mason / bricklayer
"70 masons and 81 bricklayers were employed at the palace in 1535."

Pour moi, masons = bricklayers, soit "maçons", mais le texte, sur la construction de Hampton Court, établit une distinction claire. Pouvez-vous m'aider ? Merci !
Catherine Dauvergne-Newman
United Kingdom
Local time: 09:21
tailleur de pierres vs maçon
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hendiadys
Local time: 10:21
Grading comment
Merci bien !
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tailleur de pierres vs maçon


Explanation:
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hendiadys
Local time: 10:21
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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Merci bien !

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agree  clairereach: oui, mason = tailleur de pierre et bricklayer = maçon (celui qui les pose)
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