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le garde-fou de l’architecture

English translation: architectural safeguard

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French term or phrase:le garde-fou de l’architecture
English translation:architectural safeguard
Entered by: kashew
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09:54 Nov 6, 2008
French to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Photography/Imaging (& Graphic Arts) / design, conceptual art
French term or phrase: le garde-fou de l’architecture
"Cet élément est le garde-fou de l’architecture même s’il n’est pas clairement apparent"
We are talking about the grid "la grille comme l’une des caractéristiques de l’espace" here. It is a graphic designer talking who works in a conceptual art context.
Sasha Barral
Local time: 03:21
architectural safeguard
guarantee of good design
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Local time: 03:21
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the safeguard of architecture is perfect
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4 +1architectural safeguard



12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
architectural safeguard

guarantee of good design

Local time: 03:21
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 11
Grading comment
the safeguard of architecture is perfect

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agree  xxxBourth: Though I'd prefer "safeguard of architecture". An "appui-corps" is an architectural safeguard!
3 hrs
  -> Very true - your sequence is what I meant but expressed ambiguously.
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