levure

English translation: yeast infection

07:31 Aug 17, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: levure
its a dogs ear infection
Jodi
English translation:yeast infection
Explanation:
'levure' translates as yeast. So I guess in this context it would be a yeast infection.

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
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Local time: 11:05
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Summary of answers provided
na +2yeast infection
Mary Worby
namycosis or yeast infection
mangordi
namold/ mould
Poornima Iyengar
namold/ mould
Poornima Iyengar
na -1fungus
Julia Gal


  

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4 mins peer agreement (net): +2
yeast infection


Explanation:
'levure' translates as yeast. So I guess in this context it would be a yeast infection.

HTH

Mary


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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 11:05
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agree  Ana and Michel: definitely accurate
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agree  mckinnc: i definitel agree with that
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11 mins peer agreement (net): -1
fungus


Explanation:
Whilst 'levure' translates as 'yeast', it can also mean a fungus, so I would suspect it is just referring to a fungal infection...

Hope this helps,

Julia

Julia Gal
Local time: 12:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 897

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  mckinnc: I think that would normally be referred to as a champignon, a very coomonly used term in hypochondriac France :-)
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mold/ mould


Explanation:
it refers a growth of minute fungi forming on vegetable or animal matter, commonly as a downy or furry coating, and associated with decay.




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Poornima Iyengar
Local time: 16:35
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mold/ mould


Explanation:
it refers a growth of minute fungi forming on vegetable or animal matter, commonly as a downy or furry coating, and associated with decay.

HTH
Poornima




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Poornima Iyengar
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12 hrs
mycosis or yeast infection


Explanation:
yeasts are a class of fungi that cause several kinds of mycosis

http://www.sartek.com/yeast.html
Research Report #888 The Dynamics of Candidiasis. Yeast/Fungus/Mycosis/Puritis/Virus/Warts
Conditions. ...
http://www.sartek.com/yeast.html


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mangordi
Colombia
Local time: 06:05
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