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traite semestrielle

English translation: bill of exchange or draft (every six months)

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06:24 Nov 28, 2006
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Accounting / financial statements
French term or phrase: traite semestrielle
On the same list (see earlier question) under net debt:

Company x sold company y some manufacturing equipment; this equipment is "payables par traite semestrielle"

by draft every six months? Is there a more accurate term for this context?

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Tamara Salvio
United States
Local time: 23:16
English translation:bill of exchange or draft (every six months)
Explanation:
I would agree with you. The CNCC dictionary (quoted earlier) gives "bill of exchange" for "traite" and "sight draft" for "traite à vue."

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Sylvia Smith
Local time: 08:16
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Thanks, Sylvia for taking the time to look into this and confirm!
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bill of exchange or draft (every six months)


Explanation:
I would agree with you. The CNCC dictionary (quoted earlier) gives "bill of exchange" for "traite" and "sight draft" for "traite à vue."



Sylvia Smith
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Thanks, Sylvia for taking the time to look into this and confirm!
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