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short-out parts

French translation: causer des courts-circuits

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English term or phrase:short-out parts
French translation:causer des courts-circuits
Entered by: Maya Jurt
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15:45 Dec 18, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Electronics / Elect Eng / electricity
English term or phrase: short-out parts
Never insert objects of any kind into the device through
openings as they may touch short-out parts
brigitte
causer des courts-circuits
Explanation:
L'original devrait plutôt se lire "[...] as they may cause a short circuit". Je pense que l'auteur voulais dire quelque chose comme "court-circuiter par le contact/toucher".
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causer des courts-circuits


Explanation:
L'original devrait plutôt se lire "[...] as they may cause a short circuit". Je pense que l'auteur voulais dire quelque chose comme "court-circuiter par le contact/toucher".


cheungmo
PRO pts in category: 5

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alain Fontaine
5 mins

agree  Lise Boismenu, B.Sc.
26 mins

agree  Triangle Translations Int'l, LLC Daniel Bossut
1 hr

agree  Didier Fourcot: "to short out" = "créer un court-circuit", voir http://www.borries-gmbh.de/f/nadelver.html
5 hrs

agree  Nicole Levesque
7 hrs
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