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French term or phrase:assistant fluide
English translation:spare man
Entered by: Kerensa Cracknell
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04:31 Nov 28, 2008
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Materials (Plastics, Ceramics, etc.)
French term or phrase: assistant fluide
The document describes processes and tasks/activities carried out in a glass manufacturing plant. This is one of the positions held by workers carrying out part of the production process for glass fibres.
Source text:
"Fondeur Fibreur Encolleur (FFE): gère le fonctionnement des fours et de la station encollage
Fibreur L2 gère le fonctionnement du fibrage L2
Assistant fluide : interviennent dans le local liant"
Kerensa Cracknell
Singapore
Local time: 06:28
spare man
Explanation:
Reminds me the term "Springer" in German, a person who takes the job of others in case of illness, holidays, etc.

relief person [comm.] der Springer
reserve pool employee der Springer
spare man der Springer
stand-by man der Springer
http://dict.leo.org/ende?lp=ende&lang=de&searchLoc=0&cmpType...
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Johannes Gleim
Local time: 00:28
Grading comment
Thanks - that makes complete sense now!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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spare man


Explanation:
Reminds me the term "Springer" in German, a person who takes the job of others in case of illness, holidays, etc.

relief person [comm.] der Springer
reserve pool employee der Springer
spare man der Springer
stand-by man der Springer
http://dict.leo.org/ende?lp=ende&lang=de&searchLoc=0&cmpType...

Johannes Gleim
Local time: 00:28
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 20
Grading comment
Thanks - that makes complete sense now!
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