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device  


      n  
   (=means)   moyen    m  , expédient    m     
→ She used every device to steal John's money.        
a device to do sth      un moyen de faire qch  
→ It's a device to pressurise him into resigning.        
   (=piece of equipment)   dispositif    m  , appareil    m     
a device for doing sth      un appareil qui permet de faire qch  
→ A computer is a device for processing information.        
a device to do sth      un dispositif destiné à faire qch  
→ a device to detect minute quantities of carbon        
    explosive device  
   to leave sb to their own devices      (=leave alone)   laisser qn se débrouiller  
→ Left to his own devices, he's very resourceful.        


explosive device  
      n   engin    m   explosif  
→ an explosive device concealed inside a suitcase        
homing device  
      n   tête    f   chercheuse  
incendiary device  
      n   dispositif    m   incendiaire  
input device  
      n     (COMPUTING)   périphérique    m   d'entrée  
→ The officers use stylus pen-based input devices to write their reports onto touch-sensitive screens.        
intra-uterine device  
      n   stérilet    m  , dispositif    m   intra-utérin  
timing device  
      n     (on bomb)    mécanisme    m   de retardement
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
dispositif
n.
périphérique
[Comp.]
n.
appareil
[Tech.]
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'device' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
device space
[Comp.]
n.
device driver
[Comp.]
n.
pick device
[Comp.]
n.
mobile device
[Comp.]
n.
sliding device
n.
warning device
[Tech.]
n.
locator device
[Comp.]
n.
gateway device
n.
control device
[Tech.]
n.
listening device

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