Ponctuelles colorées

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17:28 Apr 11, 2018
French to English translations [PRO]
Automotive / Cars & Trucks
French term or phrase: Ponctuelles colorées
I am doing an internal quiz for a car manufacturer. I think this relates to the (lower) door trims but cannot find an exact word
Chris Galtress
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1 +1coloured accents
Tony M


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ponctuelles colorées
coloured accents


Explanation:
I have a very strrong suspicion that 'ponctuel' here is the term now being used for those 'accents' that have given us so much trouble in earlier KudoZ!

If you think about it, an 'accent' means an occasional little splash (etc.) of colour (etc.) — so the noun 'une ponctuelle' is actually quite a good choice.

Tony M
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agree  Yolanda Broad: Looks like a good, broad-spectrum, solution.
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  -> Thanks, Yolanda! :-)
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