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22:16 Apr 9, 2001
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: CONCURRENT

Summary of answers provided
naSee belowChristian Wellhoff
na[accès] simultané OU [accès] concurrent OU concurrenceAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.
nacompeting =adjectif/ competitor=nomAlbert Golub
nacompeting =adjectif/ competitor=nomAlbert Golub



36 mins
competing =adjectif/ competitor=nom

bonne chance

Albert Golub
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45 mins
competing =adjectif/ competitor=nom

concurrent working,operation concurrent access=accès concurrent
concurrent indicator
quelques entrees d'eurodicautom qui utilisent "concurrent" en anglais
le contexte immediat n'est pas evident

Albert Golub
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1 hr
[accès] simultané OU [accès] concurrent OU concurrence

Question ambigue:
Solution vers l'anglais ou vers le français?

Par ailleurs, tout dépend du contexte.
Voir la définition suivante du GDT :

concurrent access
Situation in which more than one program (or user) want to have access to the same database simultaneously.


accès simultané n m
Situation dans laquelle plusieurs programmes ou utilisateurs désirent accéder simultanément à la même base de données.
Note :
((Dans la source citée, le terme est classé sous :)) OS/2.

accès concurrent n m
Note : Le contrôle de la concurrence peut être assuré, comme dans une base de données centralisée, par des mécanismes à base de verrous ou d'estampilles.

[Office de la langue française, 1994]

    GDT 2001
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 04:11
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 497

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Didier Fourcot
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6 hrs
See below

Your request lacks context as you can have several use of concurrent in most technico commercial domaines
1.) You are referring to two elements or events that can occur on the screen at the same time: You qualify them of "coexistants". This, for instance, would be the blinking of a window and the unscrowling of another.
2.) You are referring to two elements or events that need to be both occuring in harmony in order for a third element or event to occur: You qualify the two source events or elements of: "concourants". This, for instance, would apply to security checks where all verification steps have to be "concourants".
Hope this, with your context, will help.

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Christian Wellhoff
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