Online dictionary: English-French translation of words and expressions, definition, synonyms

To help you learn French, Reverso offers a comprehensive English-French dictionary featuring: a general dictionary of commonly used words and expressions; specialized terms especially useful for people carrying out professional translations from English to French, and French translations of thousands of English words and expressions added by our users.

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Cat.
 v.
mener ; conduire
 n.
échantillon localisé ; échantillon ponctuel ; échantillon instantané
 n.
martelage
 v.
se taper le cul par terre ; se pisser dessus
 n.
unité mobile hospitalière (UMH) ; unité mobile de soins intensifs (UMSI)

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