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French translation: bottes à embout d'acier

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English term or phrase:steel-toed boots
French translation:bottes à embout d'acier
Entered by: Connie Leipholz
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12:25 Sep 20, 2000
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: steel-toed boots
footwear, industrial safety
laraader
Local time: 00:45
bottes à embout d'acier
Explanation:
OBS - Embout de protection : coquille résistante, en acier, incorporée au cours de la fabrication de la chaussure de sécurité, soit entre le dessus et la doublure du bout de la tige, soit par-dessus le bout de la tige, et destinée à protéger les orteils des risques d'écrasement
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Connie Leipholz
Canada
Local time: 02:45
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That was a tricky one. Thanks!

Lara
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Summary of answers provided
nabottes à cap d'acierNatacha Huot
nabottes à embout d'acierConnie Leipholz
nasteel-toed boots
Cathy Przybylski


  

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6 mins
steel-toed boots


Explanation:
Hello !

"Steel toe" is written on my Caterpillar shoes, and on the box it is written "bout acier".

So you can translate by "bottes à bout en acier" ou "bottes bout acier".

I am giving you the example of these Caterpillar shoes, but you may not know this brand: originally, this brand created and still create industrial wear for dangerous work. That is why it is exactly in your context.

Hoping this could help you,

Good luck !

Cathy

Cathy Przybylski
Local time: 08:45
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 123
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32 mins
bottes à embout d'acier


Explanation:
OBS - Embout de protection : coquille résistante, en acier, incorporée au cours de la fabrication de la chaussure de sécurité, soit entre le dessus et la doublure du bout de la tige, soit par-dessus le bout de la tige, et destinée à protéger les orteils des risques d'écrasement


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Connie Leipholz
Canada
Local time: 02:45
PRO pts in pair: 644
Grading comment
That was a tricky one. Thanks!

Lara
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3 hrs
bottes à cap d'acier


Explanation:
I think this is the best answer.

Natacha Huot
PRO pts in pair: 1
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