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English translation: two absorption maxima

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07:36 Nov 9, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
Science
French term or phrase: maxima
talking about a spectrophotometric study:

deux maxima d'absorption
Francesca Matteoda
English translation:two absorption maxima
Explanation:
Much scientific terminology is international and can be translated literally, especially in the case of words derived directly from Latin.
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John Speese
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natwo absorption peaksBruce Sanderson
natwo absorption maximaJohn Speese


  

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two absorption maxima


Explanation:
Much scientific terminology is international and can be translated literally, especially in the case of words derived directly from Latin.


    I am a scientist myself.
John Speese
PRO pts in pair: 12
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1 day 1 hr
two absorption peaks


Explanation:
just another translation (peaks because you are usually looking at plots of spectra which have bumps, peaks, troughs etc.)

Bruce Sanderson
Local time: 22:27
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 4
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