onzième toucher

English translation: eleventh berthing/mooring/visit/call

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French term or phrase:onzième toucher
English translation:eleventh berthing/mooring/visit/call
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06:39 Jun 27, 2018
French to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Ships, Sailing, Maritime
French term or phrase: onzième toucher
Hello

There is a reduction in berthing prices for ships " partir du ***onzième toucher***

Is this the eleventh hour?

Thanks
SafeTex
France
Local time: 04:02
eleventh berthing/mooring/visit
Explanation:
Toucher un quai means to berth.

L'Île-de-France, venant de New-York, qui était attendu à 13 h 10, n'a pu toucher le quai de la gare maritime qu'à 18 heures
http://www.cnrtl.fr/definition/maritime

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eleventh berthing/mooring/visit


Explanation:
Toucher un quai means to berth.

L'Île-de-France, venant de New-York, qui était attendu à 13 h 10, n'a pu toucher le quai de la gare maritime qu'à 18 heures
http://www.cnrtl.fr/definition/maritime



philgoddard
United States
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 24

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anita Planchon
19 mins

agree  Daryo: even intuitively you can figure it out - "toucher" = "touching" the quay
4 hrs

agree  Zeineb Nalouti: yes - or simply eleventh call
6 hrs
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