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détachement / calage

English translation: removal/locking

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French term or phrase:détachement / calage
English translation:removal/locking
Entered by: Kika
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01:45 Dec 21, 2000
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Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: détachement / calage
This is taken from a patent on the subject of a hypermedia system, specifically from a list of modifiable parameters of system properties. The full phrase is détachement (calage) de la grille dans tous les documents". Is this to do with whether a ruler or something is fixed or floating?
Gillian Hargreaves
Local time: 21:12
removal/locking
Explanation:
Kika
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Kika
Local time: 22:12
Grading comment
I'm still not 100% sure, but your answer seems the most likely. Thanks and Happy Christmas!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naFreeze panes on all documents
Theresa Lynch
naremoval/lockingKika
nadisplacementSophia Linton


  

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7 hrs
displacement


Explanation:
It seems to be "the displacement of a grid", - defect of a displaying.

Sophia Linton
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9 hrs
removal/locking


Explanation:
Kika

Kika
Local time: 22:12
PRO pts in pair: 12
Grading comment
I'm still not 100% sure, but your answer seems the most likely. Thanks and Happy Christmas!
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16 hrs
Freeze panes on all documents


Explanation:
Try "freeze panes" as in locking a set of parameters so you can see them all the time, as in an Excel spreadsheet.

Theresa Lynch
United States
Local time: 15:12
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in pair: 12
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