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prevenir

to warn, tell

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en deçà de

short of

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esquisser

to sketch

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la attente

expectation

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courant octobre

in the course of October

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cela

it

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la contrepartie

compensation

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là-dessus

with that

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Je n'en reviens pas

I can't believe it, I can't get over it

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en

En replaces the partitive article + noun or de + indefinite article + noun. It is equivalent to "some," "any," or "one" in English.

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le donné

fact, piece of information

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vache à lait

Cash cow

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interrompre

to interrupt

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la grossesse

pregnancy

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encourir

to incur

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le comté

count

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le comté

county

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dont

Whose, of which

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contraindre

to force somebody to do something

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avorter

to have an abortion

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le viol

rape, violence

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la séquestration

illegal confinement

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le caution

bail, deposit

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le maintien

maintenance

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le commis

clerk

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aggraver

to make worse, increase

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requérir

to call for, demand

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ce que

what

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l'on

one

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le demeure

residence

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le entendement

understanding

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ores

already

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d'ores et déjà

already

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accoucher d'un garçon

to give birth to a boy

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la enceinte

pregnant

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au moins

at least

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le ventre

belly

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le coup

blow

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affamer

to starve

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affame

starved

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fausser

to bend, buckle

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tester

to test

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soudainement

suddenly

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entraîner

to lead to

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lavage de cerveau

brainwashing

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emmener

to take

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mêler

to mix

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le tract

leaflet

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pourtant

yet

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la tenure

content

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passé

past

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casser

to break

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le côte

rib, coast, slope

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porter plainte

to lodge a complaint

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en outre

moreover, besides

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se luxer l'épaule

to dislocate ones shoulder

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empêcher

to prevent

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purger

to serve

purger une peine de prison to serve a prison sentence

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contrarier

to annoy, upset

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édifiant

edifying

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probant

convincing

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le enregistrement

recording

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le braquage

hold up

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pirater

to pirate

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le malfaiteur

criminal

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le crâne

skull

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manquer

to be missing, lacking

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le deux-roues

two wheeled vehicle

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le chargeur

charger, magazine, cartridge

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le stupéfiants

drugs

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durablement

on a long term basis

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le rapace

bird of prey

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insouciance

carefreeness

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manqué

failed

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ZAD

future development zone

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la chevelure

hair

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grisonnant

greying

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jucher sur

perching on

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le foulard

scarf

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syndical

trade union

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s'étonner

to be surprised that

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reprendre

to recapture, take back

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la salissure

dirty mark

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la plainte

moan, complaint

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plaindre

to feel sorry for

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le délit

offence

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la croisade

crusade

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la lamentation

wailing

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la crispation

tenseness

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le trésor

Treasury

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saint

holy, saintly

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lieux (pl.)

places

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croître

to grow

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reconnaître

to recognise, acknowledge

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créer

to create

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le recoin

nook, corner

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saisissant

striking

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le défrichement

clearance

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bétonner

to concerte

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saisir

to grab, grasp

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un tollé

an outcry

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le imprimerie

printing house

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bulletin de vote

ballot paper

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le bulletin

bulletin, form

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la filière

industry, network

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écrouer

to imprison

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à l'encontre de

against, counter to

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hebdomadaire

weekly

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le déplacement

moving, shifting

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routier

road (modifier)

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tout azimut

all out

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le esclavage

slavery

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le kiosque

kiosque, stall

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le en-tête

heading, letter head

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virent ( past historic of avoir )

To see

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muet

speechless, silent

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souhaiter

to hope for, wish for

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enraciné

deep rooted

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préciser

to clarify

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le micro

microphone

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encore

still, again

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meme

same

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Il y a

ago

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aux

to the

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repeter

to repeat

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devant

in front of

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en

in, to

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pres de

near

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a cote de

next to

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en face de

opposite

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a

at, to

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au or aux ( a le or a les )
du or des (de le or de les )

at, to the

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dans and en

in

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le spectacle

show

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la librarie

bookshop

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la bibliotheque

library

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plus and moins

que

more and less ( comparing adjectives)

than

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aussi. ....... que

as ....... as

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pas si ......... que

not so ....... as

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courageux

brave

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agreable

pleasant

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impressionant

impressive

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Il faut

one must, it is necessary

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le style-bille

ballpoint pen

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bruire

to rustle, murmur

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boursiers

stock market ( modifier )

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assurer

to insure, assure, provide, operate

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la messagerie

bulletin board

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le ordre

order

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transiter

to pass in transit

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la revanche

revenge

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recouper

to tally with, recut

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le rapprochement

reconcilliation

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le débutant

beginner

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songeur

pensive

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composer

to compose, made up of, consist of

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la banque d'affaires

merchant bank

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éveiller

to awake, arouse

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informer

to inform

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le baleine

whale, rib, bone

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le rédacteur en chef

chief editor

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côtoyer

to be close to, to rub shoulders with

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verra (future of voir)

see

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le minorité

minority

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le démarche

walk, stand, gait, approach

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apporter

to bring, to make

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à juste titre

with just cause, rightly

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la matière

matters

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estimer

to think highly of, estimate

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quoi de neuf?

what's new

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ressortir

to go out again, come out again

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le ressort

spirit

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le intéressement

profit sharing

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enregistrer

to note, register, record

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assumer

to assume, take responsibility for

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encadrer

frame, surround

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le détenteur

holder

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plutôt

rather

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tendre l'oreille

to prick up ones ears

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dubitatif

dubious, doubtful

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le copropriété

co ownership, joint ownership

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impayé

unpaid

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le syndic

property agent

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la faillite

bankruptcy

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dégrader

to degrade, to damage

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le sommeil

sleep

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dédoubler

to double up, to split

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Le lièvre

hare

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bousculer

to push, shove, rush

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la tortue

tortoise

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ça

it, that

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bouger

To move, get going

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couver

to smoulder

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la partie

part, game

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cataloguer

to catalogue, list, put a label upon

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pratiquant

practising

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acculer qn dans un coin

drive somebody in to a corner

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donc

so

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pédaler

to pedal

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Le local

premises

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La cellule

cell

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le exigence

demand