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invités de droit

English translation: ex officio guest

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GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
French term or phrase:invité de droit
English translation:ex officio guest
Entered by: Alexandra Hague
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07:26 Jul 20, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial
French term or phrase: invités de droit
Personnes présentes
Personnes absentes
Invités de (name of company)
Invités de droit

I am translating the minutes from a business meeting.
Alexandra Hague
Local time: 09:09
ex officio guests
Explanation:
Ex officio (adverb or adjective): by virtue or because of an office. Example: the Vice President serves ex officio as president of the Senate (Merriam Webster).
Membre de droit: ex officio member (Robert & Collins)
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VBaby
Local time: 08:09
Grading comment
Thanks a lot. I understood what it meant, but I had a hard time finding 'le mot juste'. You've been a big help!
Alix
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1ex officio guests
VBaby
na(officials/personnel/authorities/members) entitled to attend
Parrot


  

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18 mins peer agreement (net): +1
ex officio guests


Explanation:
Ex officio (adverb or adjective): by virtue or because of an office. Example: the Vice President serves ex officio as president of the Senate (Merriam Webster).
Membre de droit: ex officio member (Robert & Collins)

VBaby
Local time: 08:09
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 401
Grading comment
Thanks a lot. I understood what it meant, but I had a hard time finding 'le mot juste'. You've been a big help!
Alix

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Yolanda Broad
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18 mins
(officials/personnel/authorities/members) entitled to attend


Explanation:
(by virtue of their position, function, etc.)
Ex: "les membres invités de droit : siègent de droit avec voix consultative les représentants dûment désignés des différentes administrations concernées par le projet : DRASS, ARH, URCAM, Education nationale, Justice… "

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 09:09
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1861
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