mise sous coiffe ficelle en croix

English translation: covered

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French term or phrase:mis sous coiffe
English translation:covered

23:08 Dec 3, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering / rotary printing
French term or phrase: mise sous coiffe ficelle en croix
"PAQUETAGE: par paquet de 100 ex, avec mise sous coiffe ficelle en croix et sous blister".

I've put "...covered under cruciform cord and blister-wrapped".
Paul Becke (X)
Local time: 03:38
head cap
Explanation:
for what it's worth:

coiffe (IMPRIM - reliure): head cap

Good luck!

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Note added at 2003-12-04 00:05:28 (GMT)
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I think you are right.

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Local time: 03:38
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Thank you, Pina and Bourth. I'm sorry I couldn't give both of you the points, as, on further reflection, I thought that "cruciform" ridiculous and did change it to "crossed cording", or something like it.
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1crossed cord, crossed binding (?)
Bourth (X)
1head cap
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head cap


Explanation:
for what it's worth:

coiffe (IMPRIM - reliure): head cap

Good luck!

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2003-12-04 00:05:28 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

COVER

I think you are right.

Grand Dictionnaire Terminologique:

http://www.granddictionnaire.com/btml/fra/r_motclef/index102...


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PB Trans
Local time: 03:38
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 254
Grading comment
Thank you, Pina and Bourth. I'm sorry I couldn't give both of you the points, as, on further reflection, I thought that "cruciform" ridiculous and did change it to "crossed cording", or something like it.
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crossed cord, crossed binding (?)


Explanation:
Like the ribbon round the Xmas presents you are shortly to get?

Bourth (X)
Local time: 04:38
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 18679
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