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fosse à déjections

English translation: dropping pit

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French term or phrase:fosse à déjections
English translation:dropping pit
Entered by: Anina Venter
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12:47 Jan 15, 2003
French to English translations [PRO]
Medical
French term or phrase: fosse à déjections
diseases in dog breeding
Anina Venter
Local time: 20:49
dropping pit
Explanation:

GDT:
Domaine(s) : zootechnie


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dropping pit fosse à déjections n. f.

Déf. :
Excavation se trouvant sous les perchoirs des volailles, destinée à recevoir les excréments.

Note(s) :
On la vide à intervalle plus ou moins long.

[Office de la langue française, 1985]
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A.Albu
Romania
Local time: 20:49
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Another big thank you, Andrei
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1dropping pit
A.Albu
5excrement drain/waste drain
Gayle Wallimann
4excrement (faeces) (bacteria) disease
cjohnstone


  

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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
dropping pit


Explanation:

GDT:
Domaine(s) : zootechnie


1 / 1

dropping pit fosse à déjections n. f.

Déf. :
Excavation se trouvant sous les perchoirs des volailles, destinée à recevoir les excréments.

Note(s) :
On la vide à intervalle plus ou moins long.

[Office de la langue française, 1985]


A.Albu
Romania
Local time: 20:49
Native speaker of: Native in RomanianRomanian
PRO pts in pair: 42
Grading comment
Another big thank you, Andrei

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  NancyLynn
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5
excrement drain/waste drain


Explanation:
Not very pleasant...

Robert & Collins Dictionary

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Note added at 2003-01-15 13:03:06 (GMT)
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www.purina.com/breeders/magazine.asp?article=269 - 28k

This link mentions a special waste drain, or waste gutter for dog breeders.

Gayle Wallimann
Local time: 19:49
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8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
excrement (faeces) (bacteria) disease


Explanation:
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cjohnstone
France
Local time: 19:49
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1632

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  A.Albu: it may be in an animal disease related context, but I very much doubt it this is a disease ;-)
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