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French translation: OEM(original equipement manufacturer - fabricant d'equipement d'origine )

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07:40 Sep 5, 2001
English to French translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase: OEM
Electronics

"OEM's bill of materials"
dextof
Australia
Local time: 08:39
French translation:OEM(original equipement manufacturer - fabricant d'equipement d'origine )
Explanation:
leave the english term as it is often used , and to make clear to those who are not used to it ,add the explanation in french.
I think i'll be enough
good luck
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houari
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nanomenclature (des) matériaux
Christian Fournier
naOEM(original equipement manufacturer - fabricant d'equipement d'origine )houari
naOEM - Original Equipment Manufacturermckinnc


  

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6 mins
OEM - Original Equipment Manufacturer


Explanation:
There seems to be no equivalent term in French. OEM gets many hits in a French only search engine such as voila. Best to keep OEM and add an explanation in brackets, either the English or a translation such as fabricant d'origine.

Oh yes and by the way a BOM is a list of all the components that go in the box, for example, PC, mouse, keyboard, software CDs, release notes, User's Guide etc.

Here's some of the text from one hit on Voila.fr:
...a été livré. Chaque produit Microsoft OEM est fourni avec un Certificat Original avec un nouveau PC possèdent une licence OEM , cette licence est particulière car indépendamment de l’ordinateur. Une licence OEM rend le logiciel indissociable ...


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OEM(original equipement manufacturer - fabricant d'equipement d'origine )


Explanation:
leave the english term as it is often used , and to make clear to those who are not used to it ,add the explanation in french.
I think i'll be enough
good luck

houari
Local time: 22:39
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nomenclature (des) matériaux


Explanation:
pour BOM. C'est la traduction couramment acceptée pour ce terme qui désigne la liste des matériaux utilisés par un fabricant d'un produit manufacturé (généralement industriel).


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