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English translation: edging

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French term or phrase:prise de carre
English translation:edging
Entered by: Stephanie Mitchel
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22:08 Mar 15, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: prise de carre
Snowboarding...
Phrase:Le double flex avec un talon un peu plus rigide est positionn par rapport une ligne de carre rayons multiples qui dopent la prise de carre sur l'arrire.
I had already found confirmation that 'accroche' was 'edge grip' and now I don't know what to make of 'prise de carre' unless it's just a variant.
Stephanie Mitchel
United States
Local time: 00:35
edging
Explanation:
SKIING


prise des carres n f
Variation de l'angle formé sur le plan de la neige et le plan de ski.

Syn.
lâchage des carres n m
prise de carres n f
Augmentation de l'angle d'attaque des carres sur la neige.



[Office de la langue française, 1982]
BT8432160

SURFING
edging
Contexte :
Once the new direction has been initiated, the completion can only be guaranteed during the execution phase by the effective use of edging or edge control. This edging element is a direct response to the rider's ability to control his/her board's edge angle, This angle varies depending on : a) the steepness of the slope, b) the radius of the turn, c) the speed at which the turn is being done.
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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 06:35
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Summary of answers provided
naedge grip
Madeleine van Zanten
naedgingAnnie Robberecht, C. Tr.


  

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2 hrs
edging


Explanation:
SKIING


prise des carres n f
Variation de l'angle formé sur le plan de la neige et le plan de ski.

Syn.
lâchage des carres n m
prise de carres n f
Augmentation de l'angle d'attaque des carres sur la neige.



[Office de la langue française, 1982]
BT8432160

SURFING
edging
Contexte :
Once the new direction has been initiated, the completion can only be guaranteed during the execution phase by the effective use of edging or edge control. This edging element is a direct response to the rider's ability to control his/her board's edge angle, This angle varies depending on : a) the steepness of the slope, b) the radius of the turn, c) the speed at which the turn is being done.


    GDT 2001
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 06:35
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 187
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5 hrs
edge grip


Explanation:
carre > edge; it's a variant, a bit more dynamic than 'accroche'

Madeleine van Zanten
Switzerland
Local time: 06:35
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 65
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