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French translation: poussoir

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English term or phrase:tapper
French translation:poussoir
Entered by: marie-christine périé
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13:25 Feb 20, 2006
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Medical: Instruments / appareil de laboratoire
English term or phrase: tapper
Voilà la phrase : Make sure that a tube is not jammed in the sample tube carrier, preventing the tube tapper from pushing it down.
marie-christine périé
France
Local time: 05:49
le piston
Explanation:
pour faire descendre le tube à l'essai
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Michael Lotz
United States
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merci Michael. J'ai trouvé "piston" un peu trop précis et utilisé "poussoir", mais votre suggestion m'a aidée à comprendre de quoi il s'agissait
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4le piston
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le piston


Explanation:
pour faire descendre le tube à l'essai

Michael Lotz
United States
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Native speaker of: English
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Grading comment
merci Michael. J'ai trouvé "piston" un peu trop précis et utilisé "poussoir", mais votre suggestion m'a aidée à comprendre de quoi il s'agissait
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