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pied-noir  

     ( pieds-noirs    pl  )
      nmf   French person born in Algeria before independence   French person born in Algeria before independence  
Sa grand-mère est pied-noir.      His grandmother was born in Algeria.  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Pied-Noir n.
Algerian-born French person

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
pied noir (impers.)
adj.
pied-noir
nf.
Algerian-born French person
exp.
His grandmother was born in Algeria.
adv.
inch by inch
n.
foot
[Med.]
n.
leg
[Tech.]
n.
black
n. adj.
black
exp.
great!; good!; wonderful!; well done!
prep.
at the foot of
attention au sens littéral : j'ai mis une chaussure au pied de mon fils. j'ai un parking au pied de mon immeuble ...
nf.
suspension
n.
foot candle
[Med.]
n.
1) bed leg (m), 2) bed end (m)
v.
lose one's footing ; lose balance ; lose ground
n.
foot bath
[Med.]
adv.
at the drop of a hat ; immediately ; at once
at first notice, very fast,
n.
footbrake
nm.
shoehorn
n.
hind-foot
[Med.]
v.
1. slow down 2. raise the foot
v.
play footsie
= toucher avec le pied pour établir un contact, au sens figuré : établir le contact pour séduire
nm.
hound's-tooth material
n.
veiled appeal ; discrete request ; nudge ; covert advances ; discrete invitation ; covert invitation ; covert advance
Invitation discrète.
v.
be up and about
nf.
running
n.
accrued coupon interest
[Bus.]
n.
ankle clonus
[Med.]
nm.
crowbar
v.
stamp

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