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limitrophe de

bordering on

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au moins

at least

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le prêcheur

preaching

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le sejour

stay

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le parcours

journey, route

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le cerveau

brain

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d'après

according to

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aux

pl. in / to

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tarauder

to knaw at

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car

because

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le renseignement

intelligence

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quel

who, what, which

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nier

to deny

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soi

oneself

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repérer

to locate, spot

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plaider

to plead

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passer inaperçu

to go unnoticed

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orthographier

to spell

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néanmoins

nevertheless

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inculpé

accused

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le averse

shower ( rain )

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rompre

to break

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desserrer

to loosen

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la bagarre

fight, brawl

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priser

to take

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contredire

to contradict

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la foire

fair

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le muguet

Lilly of the valley

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la fourrière

pound ( cars )

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gêner

to bother, trouble

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énumérer

to list

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j'en ai

I have some

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on ni va

lets go

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j'en ai besoin

I need it

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fiere de

proud of

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engage

committed

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humaniste

humanist

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le croisée

crusader

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le recompense

reward, award

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souvent

often

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la époque

age, era

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nous-mêmes

ourselves

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pénétrer

to penetrate

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le cambriolage

burgalry

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se prémunir

to protect oneself

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la effraction

breaking and entry

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le fichier

file

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le dementi

denial

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dementir

to deny

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la perquisition

search

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alors

then, at that time, so

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le bien

possession

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apporter

bring, carry

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la épreuve

proof, test

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la trace

track, trace

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Le lien

tie, link, connection

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detenir

to hold, be in possession of

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faillir

to almost do, to nearly do

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le délit

offence

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sauter

to blow up

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la fouille

search

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le pronostic

prognosis

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le filet

net

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la cellule

cell

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le entraînement

training

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dont

whose, of which

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le déclassement

reclassification

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intervenir

to intervene, take place

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la déconvenue

disappointment

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gênant

cumbersome, embarrassing

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gêner

to bother, annoy

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onéreux

costly

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le engagement

commitment

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le dépôt

deposit, depot

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affronter

to affront, face

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gérer

to manage

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franchir

to clear, get over

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détenir

to be in possession of

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hâtif

hurried, rushed

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pointer

to check in or check out, tick off

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provenir

to be due to, to be the result of

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le échantillon

sample

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le souci

concern, worry

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envahir

to invade

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la pépite

nugget

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la réticence

reticence

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se faire l'écho de

to repeat, to spread about

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le rachat

buying

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indemniser

to compensate

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anterieur

previous

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mener

to lead to, take

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le enseignement

teaching

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la séance

session

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sembler

to seem

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la capote

hood

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la sellerie

upholstery

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la jante

wheel rim

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abouti

accomplished

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le échappement

exhaust

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égérie

muse

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imaginer

to imagine

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raisonner

to reason, argue with

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le rejet

rejection

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d'ailleurs

moreover

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surélever

to raise

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le registre

Registry

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rodé

broken in

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entouré de

surrounded by

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fFou

mad, crazy

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sceller

to seal, embed

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ériger

to erect

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le être

being

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hors

except for

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le stratège

strategist

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dévorant

raging, devouring, consuming

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valoir

to hold, apply, be worth

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remonter

to go back up

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se lier

to make friends with

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gravir

to climb

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efféminé

effeminate

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en fait

in fact, actually

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tromper

to deceive

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faire preuve de

to show

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s'astreindre

s'astreindre à faire qch to force o.s to do sth
s'astreindre à qch to impose sth on o.s.
s'astreindre à un devoir to impose a duty on o.s.

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le appui

the support

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la larme

tear

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lorsque

when

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soumettre

to subdue, put down subjugate

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flatter

to flatter

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courant

common

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populaire

working-class

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le fait

event

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le lotissement

Building plot, housing development

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les comptes

the accounts

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attribuer

to award

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la épopée

epic

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quelques-uns

some, a few

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dresser

to put up, erect

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troublant

disturbing

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se troubler

to get flustered

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notamment

in particular

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apporter

to make, bring, give

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le gendre

son in law

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le facture

invoice, bill

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le avis

opinion

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ainsi

like this

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le carnet

Notebook, book

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le carnet d'adresses

address book

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le dossier

file, issue

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se vanter

to boast, brag

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mais je me rends compte que

I realise that

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la ingénierie

enginneering

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ubuesque

ludicrous

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inquiétant

worrying, disturbing

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Operer

to operate

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le moins

the least

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le communiqué

communiqué

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perçues (percevoir)

to perceive, receive, collect

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le prime

bonus

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deviennent troublantes tellement elles paraissent ubuesques

become so disturbing they seem grotesque

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perquisite

perk

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frais

expenses, charges

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selon ce dernier

according to the latter

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provenir

to come from, due to

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le justificatif

supporting evidence

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le arrière

back

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la aile

wing

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incessant

incessant, unceasing

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retrancher

to take out, remove

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La trêve

truce

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présager

to foresee

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signaler

to report

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occidental

western

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mêler

to mix

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le émissaire

emissary

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Le desiderata

requirements

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accéder à

to grant, to accede to

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le échiquier

chessboard

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le pourparlers

talks, negotiations

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préalable

preliminary

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reculer

to step back, reverse

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solennel

solemn, formal

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la impuissance

helplessness, impotence

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le sceau

seal

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la honte

shame

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brandir

to brandish

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le pourtour

perimeter

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le renoncement

renunciation

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la tergiversations

shilly shallying

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opter

to opt for

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tracer

to draw

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lui-même

himself

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le box des accusés

the dock

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invoquer

to call upon, invoke

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le pourrissement

deterioation

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rouages

machinery

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pudique

modest

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comporter

to consist of

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la reculade

climb-down

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le bourreau

executioner

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se vider

to empty

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le scrutin

ballot, poll

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recueillir

to collect, to win

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partiel

partial

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restreindre

to restrict, limit

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le blocage

blocking, jamming, freezing

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cels

it, that

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Il y a

there is, there are

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le attente

expectation, wait

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autour

around

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la rune

ballot box