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poule d'eau

  

      nf   moorhen
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poule d'eau nf.
moorhen

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
maiden race
n.
kitchen hen
nf.
water leak
nm.
watermelon
nmpl.
plans of water
nf.
shower-room
nm.
stream
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n.
poule d'eau
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"poule d'eau": examples and translations in context
Et maintenant, pour mon dernier exploit, je vais faire apparaître une poule d'eau. And now, for my final feat of magic, I shall produce, from thin air, a water fowl.
L'impensable métamorphose d'une femme en poule d'eau ! The insupposable metamorphosis of woman into water fowl!
La poule d'eau ! On compterait les plumes ! We could count the moorhen's feathers.
... celui de la Marouette de Caroline à -1,8 %, celui du Râle de Virginie à -3,8 %, celui du Petit Blongios à -4,3 %, celui du Grèbe à bec bigarré à -5,1 %, celui de la Gallinule poule-d'eau à -8,9 %, celui du Foulque d'Amérique à -9,7 %, celui de la Guifette noire à -10,5 % et celui de la Sterne de Forster à -13,9 %. ... -1.0%, the marsh wren at -1.1%, the Canada goose at -1.4%, the sora at -1.8%, the Virginia rail at -3.8%, the least bittern at -4.3%, the pied-billed grebe at -5.1%, the common moorhen at-8.9%, the American coot at -9.7%, the black tem at -10.5% and the foster's tern at -13.9%.
c) rallidés ou râles, y compris la foulque d'Amérique (poule d'eau), la gallinule et le sora et autres râles; (c) Rallidae or rails, including coots, gallinules and sora and other rails;
Les compositions à oiseaux ou poules d'eau sont caractéristiques du travail du métal de l'Égypte mamelouke et distinguent celui-ci du travail syrien, iranien ou irakien. The compositions of these roundels with their birds or waterfowl are a distinctive feature of Egyptian Mamluk metalwork, distinguishing it from contemporary Syrian, Iraqi and Iranian work.
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