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pâte blanche

English translation: White paste

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French term or phrase:pâte blanche
English translation:White paste
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09:55 Jun 28, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Construction / Civil Engineering / tiling
French term or phrase: pâte blanche
As the rep is selling floor and wall covering products, I don't see how this can be "pulp".
Ideas therefoe welcome !
xxxdholmes
France
Local time: 21:05
White paste
Explanation:
In the area of ceramics its "white paste". Many other translations for "pate" but more context needed to decide that it's not paste
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Gad Kohenov
Israel
Local time: 22:05
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White paste


Explanation:
In the area of ceramics its "white paste". Many other translations for "pate" but more context needed to decide that it's not paste

Gad Kohenov
Israel
Local time: 22:05
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Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in HebrewHebrew
PRO pts in category: 64
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agree  xxxBourth: The body of the tile. Otherwise "red paste". Like showing "patte blanche" as opposed to being caught red-handed?
21 mins
  -> Thabjs, montrer patte blance (lafontaine: The wolf, the goat and the kid) means to show white leg.
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