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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
adj.
main
[Bus.]
n.
1) main thing (m), 2) head teacher (m)
n.
main thing ; head teacher
[Bus.]
exp.
the main thing
nm.
prime suspect
n.
master heat
[Tech.]
n.
main deck
[Tech.]
n.
leading strand
[Med.]
nm.
leading part
n.
head office
n.
main shaft
[Tech.]
n.
main network ; backbone
[Comp.]
n.
main motor
[Tech.]
n.
main store
~
n.
majority shareholder
[Bus.]
n.
police chief
n.
core switch
[Comp.]
n.
foramen palatinum majus
[Med.]
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'principal' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
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