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French translation: couture d'empiècement

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English term or phrase:yoke seam
French translation:couture d'empiècement
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12:39 Nov 28, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: yolk seam
A highlight is a yolk seam detail running across the back and continuing across the back and continuing down the leg.
VGP
Local time: 13:44
couture d'empiècement
Explanation:
Je n'ai trouvé qu'un seul exemple de "yolk seam" et la photo rend bien évident qu'il s'agit d'une faute de frappe: c'est bien une "couture" qui traverse un "empiècement". La "laine brute" n'y figure pas :

"style of stripes running across the sleeve rather than down the length. A yolk seam runs across the chest. Just a little bit different. £8.20 in packs of 6. ... "
www.linxtrading.co.uk/site/example/example.html

Voici un autre exemple, en français, de ce dont il s'agit :
"coutures, une de chaque côté de l'empiècement. Pour être solide, cette couture sera ... "
netmadame.free.fr/magazine/couture/essuie-christine.htm

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Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 07:44
Grading comment
merci beaucoup. VG
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Summary of answers provided
nacouture d'empiècement
Yolanda Broad
nacouture en laine bruteJean-Luc Crucifix
Summary of reference entries provided
yoke not yolk
ormiston

  

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7 mins
couture en laine brute


Explanation:
on dit aussi une "piqûre".


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Jean-Luc Crucifix
France
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couture d'empiècement


Explanation:
Je n'ai trouvé qu'un seul exemple de "yolk seam" et la photo rend bien évident qu'il s'agit d'une faute de frappe: c'est bien une "couture" qui traverse un "empiècement". La "laine brute" n'y figure pas :

"style of stripes running across the sleeve rather than down the length. A yolk seam runs across the chest. Just a little bit different. £8.20 in packs of 6. ... "
www.linxtrading.co.uk/site/example/example.html

Voici un autre exemple, en français, de ce dont il s'agit :
"coutures, une de chaque côté de l'empiècement. Pour être solide, cette couture sera ... "
netmadame.free.fr/magazine/couture/essuie-christine.htm




    Reference: http://www.google.com/search?q=%2Bempi%E8cement%2Bcouture&hl...
Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 07:44
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 720
Grading comment
merci beaucoup. VG
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Reference comments


3021 days
Reference: yoke not yolk

Reference information:
although frequently wrongly written even by the industry I really think the term is YOKE:The piece of fabric at the back and top of a shirt that stretches from shoulder to shoulder, ensuring the shirt fits smoothly across the shoulder ...
www.glencoe.com/sec/busadmin/marketing/dp/ap_and_acc_mktg/g...

contoured portion of a garment, usually at the shoulder or hip. Return to top
www.buygolfshirts.net/store/pc/viewContent.asp

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PRO pts in pair: 343
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