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overpowering, massive, crushing

écrasant

2

a truce

une trêve

3

a ceasefire

un cessez-le-feu

4

story, account, testimony

le témoignage

5

dawn

l'aube (f)

6

to supply

approvisionner

7

balancesheet, (death)toll (of a disaster)

le bilan

8

to reject, to rule out, to spread, to move apart, to dispel, to eliminate, to push aside

écarter

9

witness

le témoin

10

to aim at / for, to target

viser

11

to count

dénombrer

12

to put sthg in motion

mettre qch en branle

13

palaeontologist

le paléontologue

14

beak

le bec

15

excavation, search

la fouille

16

coastal

côtier/ côtière

17

to share out, split, distribute

répartir

18

a gene

un gène

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to describe

qualifier

20

semester, half year

le semestre

21

bystander, onlooker

le badaud (la badaude)

22

to criss cross, to patrol

sillonner

23

packed with

bondé de

24

outlet / outlet cover , plughole / plug

la bonde

25

to deaden, to absorb

amortir

26

Process , evolution (biology)

le processus

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stupidity

la bêtise

28

firework display

le feu d'artifice

29

delivery

la livraison

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giant

le géant

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gas pipeline

le gazoduc

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sampling, sample

le prélèvement

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to take a blood sample

faire un prélèvement de sang

34

to get hold of, to seize

s'emparer

35

to deliver`

livrer

36

to dismantle, to break up

démanteler

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to reach

parvenir à

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clash, collision

un accrochage

39

disused

désaffecté

40

possible, potential

éventuel

41

subscriber, season ticket holder

l'abonné (l'abonnée)

42

spouse, joint, linked

le conjoint (la conjointe)

43

chariot, tank, carnival float

le char

44

to feed, supply

alimenter

45

to frustrate, foil

déjouer

46

fall, collapse

la dégringolade

47

to slice, cut through, slit

trancher

48

sample

un échantillon

49

to withdraw (militarily)

se replier

50

to track down

traquer

51

to command sb to do

sommer qn de faire

52

to hammer, pound, rap (words)

marteler

53

to watch over

veiller

54

to bypass

contourner

55

flood(ing)

une inondation

56

shipwreck

le naufrage

57

to take place, to be carried out

s'effectuer

58

paddy field

la rizière

59

home, household

le foyer

60

discontent

le ras-le-bol

61

to call for

réclamer

62

behind closed doors

à huis clos

63

imprisonment

réclusion

64

handful, hilt, handle

une poignée

65

collapse, subsidence

l'effondrement

66

unnatural, adulterated

frelaté

67

to fall on (suspicion), to spread (infection)

se porter sur

68

stiff, straight, taut

raide

69

traffic

le trafic

70

slope

la pente

71

billionaire

e / la milliardaire

72

to disown, deny

désavouer

73

rival, competitor, candidate

le concurrent

74

to subject sb / sthg to

soumettre qn/qch à

75

stakeholding, shares

la participation

76

talks

les pourparlers

77

stick

le bâton

78

to start, initiate

entamer

79

to push back

repousser

80

to declare, decree

décréter

81

tear gas

le gaz lacrymogène

82

to criss-cross, patrol

sillonner

83

deafening

assourdissant

84

damage

le dégât

85

clash, collision

le heurt

86

to sulk

bouder

87

(door) bell

la sonnette

88

club, truncheon

la matraque

89

to club, to bombard

matraquer

90

generally

communément

91

frost

le gel

92

to chant

scander

93

to supervise

encadrer

94

device, machine

le dispositif

95

to untie, undo

défaire

96

to swear an oath

prêter serment

97

the freezing of a project, to put a project on ice

le gel d'un project

98

beforehand

auparavant

99

a tide

une marée