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mobile sur son axe

English translation: pivoting net

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17:10 Oct 27, 2005
French to English translations [PRO]
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French term or phrase: mobile sur son axe
Here is the whole sentence, in a description of table tennis tables:

Filet réglable en hauteur et mobile sur son axe pour éviter toutes blessures en cas de choc.

I have seen oodles of descriptions that use "pivoting net", but I'm not sure if this is it. It sounds right to me - like the net flips down if players smash into it so they don't get hurt. But I am not 100% sure and would feel better if any experts out there could confirm this.

MTIA
French Foodie
Local time: 11:59
English translation:pivoting net
Explanation:
seems very fine to me. But I am no expert table tennis player ;-)
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Georges Tocco
United States
Local time: 05:59
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pivoting net


Explanation:
seems very fine to me. But I am no expert table tennis player ;-)

Georges Tocco
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Local time: 05:59
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