curve translation | English-French dictionary

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curve

  
      n  
   (=shape)   courbe    f     
→ The beach stretched away before them in a gentle curve.        
   (=bend)     (in the road)    tournant    m  , virage    m  
     (on graph)    courbe $   f  
→ Each firm will face a downward-sloping demand curve ...        
→ a temporary blip on an otherwise healthy growth curve        
     (mainly US)  
to throw sb a curve      prendre qn de court  
      vt   courber
      vi  
[line, surface, arch]  
s'incurver  
→ The archway curves to a point.        
[road]   faire une courbe  
→ The lane curved round to the right.        


curve ball  
      n     (mainly US)  
to throw sb a curve ball      prendre qn de court  
learning curve  
      n  
We're on a steep learning curve.      Nous devons apprendre très vite.  
→ Both he and the crew are on a steep learning curve ...        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
v.
courber (vt.) ; se courber[COM] (vr.)
[Tech.]
n.
courbe
[Tech.]
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'curve' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
v.
curve
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curve
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curve
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curve
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curve
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curve
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curve
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rate curve
[Bus.]
n.
catenary curve
n.
compensating curve
[Med.]
"curve": examples and translations in context
10:41 But go on a bit further up the curve, and then we see it flattening out. 10:41 Mais si on continue le long de la courbe, on remarque qu'elle s’aplatit.
They store the appropriate charging curve for the different battery types. Ils fournissent aux divers types de batterie la courbe de charge adaptée.
Figure 2: Titration curve for detergent A Figure 2: Courbe de titrage du détergent A
Nonetheless, the shape of the curve was generally unchanged. Néanmoins, la forme de la courbe demeure généralement la même.
We know how to turn that curve back upwards. This doesn't have to be peak fish. Nous savons comment faire remonter cette courbe. On peut éviter un pic poissonnier.
For example, calculating curve paths for highway interchanges; Par exemple, calculer les voies de virage des échangeurs d'autoroutes;
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