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02:30 Apr 28, 2008
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English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
English term or phrase: bow crew
Often seen running back and forth on the trampoline as he pulls sails up and down is the Bowman. This super agile crew the responsible for deploying and retrieving sails during the race. Ready to shimmy up the mast at a moments notice he is fit, quick and fearless.
Local time: 22:28

Summary of answers provided
4 +3équipage de proue



3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +3
équipage de proue

ou "les équipiers de l'avant" (plus simple)

Local time: 03:28
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Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 40

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  sporran: équipiers de l'avant
24 mins
  -> Je préfère aussi ;-) Merci!

agree  Drmanu49
4 hrs
  -> Merci!

agree  Roger McKeon
8 hrs
  -> Thank you!
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