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principal

, e     ( principaux    mpl  )
      adj  
[concurrent, responsable, bénéficiaire, obstacle, objectif]  
principal, main  
le rôle principal      the principal role, the main role  
la proposition principale        (LINGUISTIQUE)   the main clause  
      nm  
le principal      the main thing  
Personne n'a été blessé; c'est le principal.      Nobody was injured; that's the main thing.  
      nm/f     (ÉDUCATION)   head teacher   (Grande-Bretagne)  , principal   (USA)     
le principal du collège      the head teacher of the school, the school principal  
la principale du collège      the head teacher of the school, the school principal  
      nf     (LINGUISTIQUE)        proposition principale    main clause
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
1) main thing (m), 2) head teacher (m)
adj.
main
[Bus.]
n.
main thing ; head teacher
[Bus.]
exp.
the main thing
nm.
prime suspect
n.
main deck
[Tech.]
n.
master heat
[Tech.]
nm.
leading part
n.
main shaft
[Tech.]
n.
senior partner ; main partner
[Bus.]
n.
chief pollster
exp.
the principal role
exp.
the main role
adv.
for main course
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