cartes à puces

English translation: smart cards

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07:24 Aug 9, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
French term or phrase: cartes à puces
Sold in a sales kiosk
Sarah Downing
Local time: 13:49
English translation:smart cards
Explanation:
or chip cards

If they're in a sales kiosk, they're probably telephone cards or something similar.

HTH

Mary
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Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:49
Grading comment
I suspected that they might be telephone cards - thanks for confirming this!
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Summary of answers provided
na +1Smart card
Youri PIEDBOIS
na +1smart cards
Mary Worby
nachip card/smart card
CLS Lexi-tech


  

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4 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Smart card


Explanation:
But phone cards for "carte (à puces) téléphoniques" is

Youri PIEDBOIS
France
Local time: 19:49
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 19

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Parrot
4 hrs
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5 mins peer agreement (net): +1
smart cards


Explanation:
or chip cards

If they're in a sales kiosk, they're probably telephone cards or something similar.

HTH

Mary


    experience
Mary Worby
United Kingdom
Local time: 18:49
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 484
Grading comment
I suspected that they might be telephone cards - thanks for confirming this!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Michelle Johnson
7 hrs
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12 mins
chip card/smart card


Explanation:
GDT gives "chip card" but in common parlance it is also called smart card even though GDT translates "smart card" as carte à puce intelligente

regards

paola


CLS Lexi-tech
Local time: 13:49
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 162
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