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papiers dégriffés

English translation: unwatermarked paper

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French term or phrase:papiers dégriffés
English translation:unwatermarked paper
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12:10 Jan 11, 2008
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Paper / Paper Manufacturing
French term or phrase: papiers dégriffés
It comes from a firm's profit and loss account: the proportion of their revenue they make from 'papiers dégriffés'
Barry Cooney
unwatermarked paper
Explanation:
or "unembossed paper"?
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Jonathan MacKerron
Grading comment
Thanks Jonathan
Perhaps I should have pointed out that it concerns the recycling of this type of paper. Don't know it that affects your interpretation at all
3 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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2 -1unwatermarked paper
Jonathan MacKerron


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unwatermarked paper


Explanation:
or "unembossed paper"?

Jonathan MacKerron
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
Grading comment
Thanks Jonathan
Perhaps I should have pointed out that it concerns the recycling of this type of paper. Don't know it that affects your interpretation at all

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Michael GREEN: I am too late to affect Asker's decision, but "papiers dégriffés" are "unbranded papers" (a common marketing ploy in the paper industry - where I spent 25 years - "unwatermarked paper" is "papier sans filigrane" (99% of paper produced globally)
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