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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 my own invention
adv.
of his/her own invention
adv.
of his/her own invention
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"invention": examples and translations in context
His invention revolutionized the worldwide transport industry. Avec son invention, il a révolutionné les transports mondiaux.
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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