MVP / PV / MRP / MDL / EM / SM / CO / COPA / SM ?

03:57 Jul 7, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: MVP / PV / MRP / MDL / EM / SM / CO / COPA / SM ?
This is a financial/business report on some software. It is for a well-known furniture company.
Claire WAtkins

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naMRP / OAP / MRP/ ??? / AOD? / WK / OC ??? CO??? / ????
Yolanda Broad



4 hrs
MRP / OAP / MRP/ ??? / AOD? / WK / OC ??? CO??? / ????

I gave you the Termium explan. for VMT on your other posting. I really wish I at least knew what country you are dealing with (France, Belgium, Canada, etc.??) Here are some of the others: (1) pension de vieillesse s CORRECT,FEM PV s CORRECT,FEM minimum vieillesse s CORRECT,MASC,FRANCE DEF - Prestation d'assurance-vieillesse; somme versée par l'État à titre de pension à tous les citoyens quand ils atteignent un certain âge. s old age pension s CORRECT OAP s CORRECT (2) This is already an English acronym: planification des besoins de matières s CORRECT,FEM planification des besoins matières s CORRECT,FEM PBM s CORRECT,FEM planification des besoins-matières s CORRECT,FEM MRP s CORRECT,FEM
planification des besoins en composants s CORRECT,FEM PBC s CORRECT,FEM planification des besoins en matières s CORRECT,FEM planification des matériaux nécessaires s CORRECT,FEM méthode MRP s CORRECT,FEM DEF - Ensemble des activités visant à prévoir et à organiser l'approvisionnement en matières d'une organisation en fonction de ses objectifs. s
materials requirements planning s CORRECT materials planning s CORRECT requirements planning s CORRECT material requirement planning s CORRECT MRP s CORRECT material requirements planning s CORRECT (3) Can't find anything for MDL (4) Here is the only entry I can locate that might be applicable (relating to personnel): French:Phraseology Job Descriptions
Police en mission s EM s English:Phraseology Job Descriptions
Police absent on duty s AOD s 1987-04-10 (5) from what I could locate in Termium and LGDT, it looks like SM stands for **semaine**--in English, WK (6) don't have enough context for CO here. Here are some possiblities: English:Transportation official classification s OC s OBS - An abbreviation used in the transportation field to signify "official classification. OR English:Labour Relations Commerce Group s CO s (7) Can't find anything for just straight COPA

    Le grand dict. terminol.
Yolanda Broad
United States
Local time: 15:31
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 1551
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