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One point cut (OPC)

French translation: Ampoules à anneau de rupture ou OPC

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English term or phrase:One point cut (OPC)
French translation:Ampoules à anneau de rupture ou OPC
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23:04 Sep 25, 2011
English to French translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
English term or phrase: One point cut (OPC)
Ampoules are equipped with the OPC (One Point Cut) opening system and must be opened as follows:
Hold with the hand the bottom part of the ampoule as indicated in Picture 1
Put the other hand on the top of the ampoule positioning the thumb above the coloured point and press as indicated in Picture 2
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kerbager
Canada
Local time: 07:53
Ampoules à anneau de rupture ou OPC
Explanation:
This technique is very common, sometimes the ring is colored.
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cristinafalcao
Portugal
Local time: 12:53
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5 +2Ampoules à anneau de rupture ou OPC
cristinafalcao
5 +1ampoules munies d'un système d'ouverture OPC
Veronique Parente
5Ampoules autocassables
Evelyne MACCARI


  

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one point cut (opc)
Ampoules à anneau de rupture ou OPC


Explanation:
This technique is very common, sometimes the ring is colored.


    Reference: http://www.gerresheimer.com/uploads/tx_gerinfo/1_06280_05_Ph...
cristinafalcao
Portugal
Local time: 12:53
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Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 4

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agree  Francine Durand-Chartier
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one point cut (opc)
ampoules munies d'un système d'ouverture OPC


Explanation:
Eventuellement ajouter entre parenthèses: (zone de fragilité au niveau du col de l'ampoule, repérée par un point coloré). C’est ainsi que je ferais.
Bêtement la référence suivante mais elle donne une bonne explication http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ampoule_(récipient)#L.27O.P.C

Veronique Parente
Netherlands
Local time: 13:53
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agree  FBrisson
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one point cut (opc)
Ampoules autocassables


Explanation:
C'est le terme consacré sur les boîtes d'ampoules pharmaceutiques


    Reference: http://www.arkopharma.fr/index-thematique/ampoule-autocassab...
Evelyne MACCARI
Local time: 13:53
Native speaker of: French
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