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English translation: compact

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French term or phrase:godet
English translation:compact
Entered by: Patrick McKeown
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00:39 Jan 23, 2002
French to English translations [PRO]
Cosmetics, Beauty / cosmetics
French term or phrase: godet
Make-up by Stendhal

Their compact powder:
Trois teintes compactees dans un seul godet pour une utilisation optimale
Kyra
United States
Local time: 22:16
compact
Explanation:
I think the "godet" is just the holder/container; you could rework the phrase as follows:

three fine powders in one handy compact.

Hope that helps
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Patrick McKeown
Italy
Local time: 07:16
Grading comment
merci
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Patrick McKeown


  

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compact


Explanation:
I think the "godet" is just the holder/container; you could rework the phrase as follows:

three fine powders in one handy compact.

Hope that helps

Patrick McKeown
Italy
Local time: 07:16
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 3
Grading comment
merci

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Marcus Malabad: yep! godet is a dish, saucer (even a cup) in technical jargon
18 mins
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