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16:46 Nov 17, 2008
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French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Engineering (general) / effluent polishing plant
French term or phrase: alimentation
d) Le premier autoclave de l’Usine est prêt à accepter son alimentation initiale pour produire en conformité avec les critères de conception du projet. »

Thank you
Ken Fagan
Local time: 09:05
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Summary of answers provided
4 +2feedAparna A
4 +2load
kashew
3charge / batch
Trudy Peters


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34 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
feed


Explanation:
sample feed, sample lot, looking at the overall context

Aparna A
India
Local time: 12:35
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in TamilTamil

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Johannes Gleim
10 mins

agree  narasimha
1 day14 hrs
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
charge / batch


Explanation:
the first charge or batch of whatever has to be autoclaved

Trudy Peters
United States
Local time: 03:05
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman, Native in EnglishEnglish
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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +2
load


Explanation:
"load" is more appropriate than "feed" IMO

Example sentence(s):
  • Load the autoclave properly per the manufacturer recommendations. 2. Be sure to clean the drain strainer before loading the autoclave.

    Reference: http://ehs.missouri.edu/bio/pdf/autoclave.pdf
kashew
France
Local time: 09:05
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 106

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  cezara lucas
2 hrs
  -> Thanks

agree  chris collister: I'd go with load in this context, but what on earth is an effluent polishing plant?
3 hrs
  -> Hi, CC! Good question there! What we used to call "filtering" I suppose.
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