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tranchées rapprochées

English translation: advanced trenches

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04:30 May 16, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: tranchées rapprochées
advanced trenches, nearby trenches or other? Military-WWI.
ComComTech
English translation:advanced trenches
Explanation:
They would be the trenches closest to the enemy lines
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Louis RIOUAL
Local time: 17:27
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Sounds right. Thanks!
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naforward trenches,Heathcliff
nait gives me the following impression:Agius Language & Translation
naadvanced trenchesLouis RIOUAL


  

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52 mins
advanced trenches


Explanation:
They would be the trenches closest to the enemy lines

Louis RIOUAL
Local time: 17:27
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Sounds right. Thanks!
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53 mins
it gives me the following impression:


Explanation:
that the trenches are close together / in quick sucession - I know that isn't good English but if you could provide more context, I could maybe help a little more

Agius Language & Translation
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6 hrs
forward trenches,


Explanation:
if what they're nearest to is the enemy. Militarily, in terms of infantry deployment, it doesn't make much sense for your trenches to be too close to each other... HTH, HC

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