English translation: particularly significant in this field
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French to English translations [Non-PRO] / distance learning
French term or phrase:faire date dans un domaine
Introduction to a lexicon:
- une définition « courante », choisie pour sa concision et son esprit synthétique
- une définition « politique », c’est-à-dire une définition contextualisée par une réflexion, une mouvance ou un groupe d’origine politique, ou réglementaire, mais souvent reprise et utilisée ou faisant date dans ce domaine
the relative vagueness of this seems to fit in well in the text - the other suggestions are useful, and Parrot's website is great, but a definition is not something very active or 'achieving', but it could well be significant. 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Explanation: faire date - marquer un événement important [Lexis]
<<According to Keith Davis, building project facilitator for the centre, the sod-turning ceremony "is a milestone event" which will result in a larger and more dynamic centre and expanded program and services>>
xxxBourth Local time: 20:02 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 18679
the relative vagueness of this seems to fit in well in the text - the other suggestions are useful, and Parrot's website is great, but a definition is not something very active or 'achieving', but it could well be significant.