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consacrer

to sanction; devote

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aménager

to develop; convert; do up; lay out

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À temps

on time

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les environs / les alentours

surronding areas / vicinity of

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encombrer

obstruct; clutter up

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s'empresser

haster; hurry; pay close attention to; fuss

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intervenir

step in; interfere; reach agreement

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un différend / désaccord / querelle

disagreement; conflict / dispute / quarrel

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un dénouement

outcome

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une concurrence / concurrencer

competition / to compete with

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garantir

to guarantee; certify; safeguard

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retenir

to deduct; hold back; keep

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juste

accurate; correct; fair; a bit; just in time

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entraîner

to lead to; bring about; entail

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incomber

to fall to, to lie with (the responsibility lies with . . )

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entreprendre

to start; undertake, to tackle

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entretenir

to keep going; to look after; maintain

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un glossaire

glossary

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vocabulaire / un lexique

vocabulary / lexicon; word book

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Directeur général

managing director; CEO

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un grief

grievance; complaint

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un exposé

presentation; talk; report

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une explication

explanation

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depasser

to exceed; overtake

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en plus de

besides; as well as

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émis / émettre

issued / to emit

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une mire

target; test pattern (TV, printing)

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d'autre

other; else

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une vacance / les vacances

a vacancy / vacation

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l'approvisionnement

supply (of)

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en principe

in principle

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un ajustement; réajustement

adjustment; readjustment

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toutefois

nevertheless; however

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l'optic

optics; perspective

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l'estime

respect

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la disposition

arrangement; position; disposal

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la préposée

official

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l'horaire

schedule

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le côntrole

control; check; test

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quelque part

somewhere; anywhere

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probatoire

preliminary; probationary

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nul / un nul

blank; void; tie / a loser

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une requête

a request