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polychlorinated biphenyls

French translation: polychlorobiphényle

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English term or phrase:polychlorinated biphenyl
French translation:polychlorobiphényle
Entered by: Brigitte Gendebien
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09:27 Sep 19, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: polychlorinated biphenyls
no context, jsut a list of terms
Sylvie André
France
Local time: 09:17
polychlorobiphényles
Explanation:
polychlorinated biphenyl : biphénile polychloré

PCBs : polychlorinated biphenyl
polychlorobiphénile(1); diphényle polychloré(2); biphényle polychloré(2); polychlorobiphényle

Source : EuroDicAutom
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Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 09:17
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Summary of answers provided
naBiphényle polychloré
Bruno Magne
naPolychlorobiphénylesSandra Begin
naBPCSébastien St-François
napolychlorobiphényles
Brigitte Gendebien


  

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6 mins
polychlorobiphényles


Explanation:
polychlorinated biphenyl : biphénile polychloré

PCBs : polychlorinated biphenyl
polychlorobiphénile(1); diphényle polychloré(2); biphényle polychloré(2); polychlorobiphényle

Source : EuroDicAutom


    Reference: http://mrw.wallonie.be/dgrne/legis/eau/easur047.htm
    Reference: http://didier.belair.online.fr/dic/gl-chemicals-Agr-Env.htm
Brigitte Gendebien
Belgium
Local time: 09:17
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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17 mins
BPC


Explanation:
diphényle polychloré OR
biphényle polychloré OR
BPC

All accepted equivalents according to Termium


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Sébastien St-François
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52 mins
Polychlorobiphényles


Explanation:
Domaines :
Matières plastique; protection de l'environnement;
polution

Définition :
A group of organic compounds used in the manufacture of plastics; highly toxic to aquatic life, they persist in the environment for long periods of time, and they are biologically accumulative.

Synonyme :
Biphényles polychlorés

Abréviation :
PCB



Sandra Begin
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2 days 15 hrs
Biphényle polychloré


Explanation:
Re bonjour, SYlvie

Selon le SIMDUT - Classification de certaines substances chimiques Liste des noms français par ordre alphabétique, dont tu trouveras l'adresse ci-dessous, le mot officiel est biphényle polychloré.

Amicalement
Bruno

http://www.reptox.csst.qc.ca/Documents/SIMDUT/ListeFra/Htm/L...



Bruno Magne
Local time: 06:17
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