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20:18 Aug 12, 2006
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English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Medical (general) / psychiatric treatment side effects
English term or phrase: blunded affect
flat or blunded affect
Cyril Bel-Ange
Local time: 04:38

Summary of answers provided
3 +1émoussement affectif
2effet contondant
Debbie Tacium Ladry

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émoussement affectif

Est-ce qu'il ne s'agit pas de "blunted affect?"

Example sentence(s):
  • blunted affect : émoussement affectif

    Reference: http://psydoc-fr.broca.inserm.fr/bibliothq/revues/Encephale/...
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agree  Christine Cooreman: Oui, dans le cadre "psy", c'est une expression utilisée... !
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  -> merci christine!
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effet contondant

"blunted effect" would make more sense, in English.
But it could mean different things in French according to the context, as Marilyn has pointed out.

Debbie Tacium Ladry
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