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compass indicator

French translation: aiguille de la boussole

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English term or phrase:compass indicator
French translation:aiguille de la boussole
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16:24 Nov 8, 2003
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: compass indicator
Turn your body around until the arrow at the base is parallel to the compass indicator and the orange north end of the indicator points to the red arrow.

boussole
anne-lise
l'aigulle du compas
Explanation:
je dirais,
sur les compas traditionnels il n'y a pas de voyants

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Note added at 2003-11-08 16:34:22 (GMT)
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boussolle est équivalent de compas dans ce cas-ci,tout à fait
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Michael Hesselnberg
Local time: 09:54
Grading comment
Merci
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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l'aigulle du compas


Explanation:
je dirais,
sur les compas traditionnels il n'y a pas de voyants

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Note added at 2003-11-08 16:34:22 (GMT)
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boussolle est équivalent de compas dans ce cas-ci,tout à fait

Michael Hesselnberg
Local time: 09:54
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 475
Grading comment
Merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  RHELLER: these are not digital
35 mins

agree  jemo: boussole, boussole!..
2 hrs

agree  cjohnstone
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