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invention

  

      n  
   [+device, technique, game]   invention    f     
→ The spinning wheel was a Chinese invention.        
→ Writing was the most revolutionary of all human inventions.        
→ the invention of the telephone        
   (=fabrication)   invention    f     
→ The whole thing was an invention of a New York newspaper.        
It was pure invention.      C'était de la pure invention.  
→ The story was certainly a favourite one, but it was undoubtedly pure invention.        
Translation English - French Collins Dictionary  
invention n.
invention

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
exp.
C'était de la pure invention.
exp.
depuis l'invention du chemin de fer
adv.
nécessité fait loi
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'invention' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
invention
n.
invention
[Med.]
n.
daring invention of high fashion
adv.
of my own invention
adv.
of his/her own invention
adv.
of his/her own invention
adv.
of my own invention
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"invention": examples and translations in context
It is invention and creativity that we are here to support and nothing else. Nous sommes ici pour soutenir l'invention et la créativité, et rien d'autre.
Preferred practice of the invention also makes use of other disclosed features. L'utilisation de l'invention fait appel à d'autres caractéristiques dévoilées.
The invention relates to the feeding of a machine with products in strip form. L'invention est relative à l'alimentation d'une machine en produits en bande.
So, 5,000 years after the invention of the wheel, we have a new wheel. Donc, 5000 ans après l'invention de la roue, on a une nouvelle roue !
The invention also concerns a calender that makes use of the method. L'invention porte également sur une calandreuse utilisant ce procédé.
The Dymaxion house – Bucky's invention, 1946 La maison Dymaxion - invention de Bucky, 1946
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