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blanc bâtonné

English translation: blank space crossed out


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French term or phrase:blanc bâtonné
English translation:blank space crossed out
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23:14 Mar 5, 2008
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Law/Patents - Law (general)
French term or phrase: blanc bâtonné
la même chose que précedénte, fin d'un acte notarial sur une sucession, sais pas plus que précédente question idem, juste une liste disant "comprenant dont acte sur 4 pages" ça ça va mais "le blanc bâtonné" c ma précédente question "barre tirée ds les blancs" je SAIS PAS, au secours!!!
Local time: 10:42
blank space crossed out

"bâtonné" means "rayé", or "crossed out"

Here, there are just referring to one "blanc" or "blank space" which has been crossed out.

I hope this helps.
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blank space crossed out


"bâtonné" means "rayé", or "crossed out"

Here, there are just referring to one "blanc" or "blank space" which has been crossed out.

I hope this helps.

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agree  writeaway: crossed through according to IATE
1 hr
  -> Thanks, writeaway!

neutral  Lori Cirefice: so what is the difference between blanc bâtonné and barre tirée sur les blancs ?
2 hrs
  -> I don't think there is much of a difference. The dictionary says that "bâtonné" means "rayé", tout simplement. I don't know what else it could mean.

neutral  Michelle De Saintfuscien: to answer Lori's question, it seems to me that blanc bâtonné= blank spaces crossed out vertically (ref Harraps baton= (vertical) line). Whereas "barre tirée sur les blancs" means blank spaces crossed out horizontally.
1400 days
  -> Thank you for the comment. I really don't know about the horizonal and vertical distinction.

agree  Tony M: One also finds 'struck through' in some uses.
2434 days
  -> Thank you, Tony! In US English, "struck through" isn't used. But, again, thanks for letting me know.
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