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English translation: by any other means / medium

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French term or phrase:par tout autre biais
English translation:by any other means / medium
Entered by: Daphne b
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03:59 Jul 3, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Science
French term or phrase: par tout autre biais
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Dans le cas ou la position de la Commission T serait adoptee par la Commission A ou par tout autre biais, une ou plusieurs des actions suivantes pourraient etre considerees:

Sp far I have 'by any other bias/angle' but it is not making much sense to my fragile little mind! It's the weather, honest!
TIA
Claire
Agius Language & Translation
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:21
by any other means / medium
Explanation:
just a suggestion...
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Daphne b
Sweden
Local time: 06:21
Grading comment
Thanks Daphne
How stupid of me!!!!
Claire
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +2by any other means / mediumDaphne b
na -1In case the position of xxx would be adopted by
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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1 min peer agreement (net): +2
by any other means / medium


Explanation:
just a suggestion...

Daphne b
Sweden
Local time: 06:21
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in pair: 85
Grading comment
Thanks Daphne
How stupid of me!!!!
Claire

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  jgal: yes, 'by any other means'
5 mins

agree  Heathcliff: Precisely.
1 hr
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13 mins peer agreement (net): -1
In case the position of xxx would be adopted by


Explanation:
xxx or through any other roundabout way, one or more of the following actions could be considered...

'par tout autre biais' could also refer to 'roundabout way', hinting at a 'trick' or 'knack' being used in order to get the position adopted/agreed upon...


HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 06:21
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 287

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
disagree  Nikki Scott-Despaigne: rendered by the English "were to be"
1 hr
  -> correct : were to be adopted :)
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