Mode de calcul au plus loin.

English translation: calculation (maximum distance basis)

05:17 Aug 25, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: Mode de calcul au plus loin.
Domaine: Logiciel de gestion logistique

Il s'agit d'un mode de calcul des distances de voyages (pour livraison)

Voici la définition donnée dans le "Reference guide" du logiciel que je traduis.

Extrait: Mode L : Mode de calcul au plus loin.
On calcule la distance entre l’origine et chaque point de livraison. On conserve la plus grande distance.
Nathalie Moulard
Local time: 02:30
English translation:calculation (maximum distance basis)
Explanation:
self-explanatory
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Guy Bray
United States
Local time: 17:30
Grading comment
Simple and excellent.

Thank you,

Nathalie
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Summary of answers provided
nacalculation by the maximum-distance method
Fuad Yahya
naCost based on maximum distance
Rene Harvey
nacalculation (maximum distance basis)
Guy Bray
namode of calculating a distance using the max. distance
dovo
naMethod for calculating the maximum distance
Germaine A Hoston


  

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50 mins
Method for calculating the maximum distance


Explanation:
This is not literal but seems to explain best what is going on here.

Germaine A Hoston
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2 hrs
mode of calculating a distance using the max. distance


Explanation:
,the distance between the origin place to the the place of delivery.

Just as a additional comment.

DOVO

dovo
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3 hrs
calculation (maximum distance basis)


Explanation:
self-explanatory

Guy Bray
United States
Local time: 17:30
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Grading comment
Simple and excellent.

Thank you,

Nathalie
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3 hrs
Cost based on maximum distance


Explanation:
From your explanation and experience in delivery It seems that my suggestion would apply especially in a software where each field title has to be short and self explanatory.

Just an Idea!

Rene Harvey
Local time: 19:30
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6 hrs
calculation by the maximum-distance method


Explanation:
or "claculation by the method of maximum distance." I am partial to the former, but I think both are fine.

Fuad

Fuad Yahya
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