English translation: measures of age ; ways of measuring age ; methods of age assessment
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21:54 Oct 23, 2000
French to English translations [PRO] Bus/Financial
French term or phrase:mesure d'âge
context: staffing policy of a large corp.
mandatory retirement? -- something to do with laying off employees beyond a certain age.
Explanation: This may not always mean/refer to mandatory retirement. It could be some profession where young people are preferred over older people. For example, in Hollywood the old play writers are suing for descrimination because nobody will hire them to write or edit any work for television.
Years ago all the hostesses in airplanes had to be young.
Luis Luis United States Local time: 03:04 Native speaker of: Portuguese PRO pts in pair: 35