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bagues pavages

English translation: pavé ring

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French term or phrase:bague pavage
English translation:pavé ring
Entered by: Marcus Malabad
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02:48 Dec 21, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / fashion
French term or phrase: bagues pavages
Just a list from a jeweler's shop. I know how it looks like (rows of stones, giving the impression of a 'pavement'). English?
Marcus Malabad
pavé rings
Explanation:
The French word is a legitimate term in the English-speaking jewelry trade, referring (as you indicate) to stones set in a solid mass, like shiny little cobblestones...!

HTH,
HC
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Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 08:59
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5 +3pavé ringsHeathcliff


  

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1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +3
pavé rings


Explanation:
The French word is a legitimate term in the English-speaking jewelry trade, referring (as you indicate) to stones set in a solid mass, like shiny little cobblestones...!

HTH,
HC

Heathcliff
United States
Local time: 08:59
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 4

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  BOB DE DENUS: lots of hits under pavé rings on the web
1 hr

agree  sujata
1 hr

agree  Sheila Hardie: yes, see http://www.pricescope.com/ring_pave.asp
2 hrs
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