# poids

## English translation: weight

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 French term or phrase: poids English translation: weight Entered by:

 04:25 Aug 20, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
 French term or phrase: poids "Afin d’identifier les transferts de consommation, calculer la contribution (poids) et l’évolution des niveaux N-1 dans le niveau N: 2) Pour caractériser la consommation , calculer a) l’indice de saisonnalité Famille saisonnière: périodes dont l’indice 120% b) l’indice de régionalisation des ventes" I'm not sure how to word "calculer la contribution (poids) et l’évolution des niveaux N-1 dans le niveau N" and what word to use for "poids" - percentage, proportion? Thanks, Karen
 Karen TuckerUnited States Local time: 18:08
 weight Explanation:The page below is just an example of weighted statistics.
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Youri PIEDBOIS
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Local time: 00:08
Grading comment
 Thanks to both of you for confirming "weight." Wish I could give you both points! Karen4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Summary of answers provided
na +1weight
 Youri PIEDBOIS
naweight
 Joanne Watt
nastrength
 Poornima Iyengar

## Answers

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strength

Explanation:
strength of the contribution
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Poornima

 Poornima IyengarLocal time: 04:38Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 174
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11 mins peer agreement (net): +1
weight

Explanation:
The page below is just an example of weighted statistics.

Reference: http://www.maec.org/vastats.html
 Youri PIEDBOISFranceLocal time: 00:08Native speaker of: FrenchPRO pts in pair: 19
Grading comment
 Thanks to both of you for confirming "weight." Wish I could give you both points! Karen

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  CLS Lexi-tech: In the sense of "coefficient de pondération"
 1 hr
-> I agree
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12 mins
weight

Explanation:
This simply means weight and I think it works in this context.

Joanne Watt.

 Joanne WattLocal time: 23:08Native speaker of: EnglishPRO pts in pair: 24
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