KudoZ home » French to English » Tech/Engineering

mode passant


Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
15:50 Apr 1, 2001
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: mode passant
any ideas for mode passant?

les machines à commande numerique sont en mode passant,liaison PC connectés sur réseau CFAO

Summary of answers provided
napass-through mode
Didier Fourcot
nacrossover mode?



8 mins
crossover mode?

Does this refer to compatibility PC-CFAO?

    Cf. Computing and Information Technology, Collin, Larendeau & Mouget.
Local time: 11:51
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1861
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

7 days
pass-through mode

Probably a translation of this English term: the machines receive the data and may transmit them back to the network
The only other "mode passant" I could think of is for transistors that may have two modes "passant" or "bloqu", but this does not fir in the context

Didier Fourcot
Local time: 11:51
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 756
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also:

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search