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retort

  
      n  
   (=reply)   répartie    f     
→ His abrupt retort clearly made an impact.        
   (=container)   cornue    f  
      vi   riposter  
→ Conservative loyalists in the press were quick to retort.        
→ At first she would retort and argue with him, but he became so angry she stopped.        
      vt   rétorquer  
→ Was he afraid, he was asked. `Afraid of what?' he retorted        
→ Others retort that strong central power is a dangerous thing        
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retro, rector, rotter, retract

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
v.
répliquer
n.
tube à essai
[Chem.]
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'retort' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
n.
retort
n.
retort
v.
retort
n.
retorts
n.
retort ; replica
exp.
to retort that
exp.
to retort to sb that
v.
respond (vt.,vi.) ; retort (+que) (vt.,vi.) ; respond (+prép. à) (vt.,vi.)
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"retort": examples and translations in context
Temperature controller: sensing point location in the retort. Régulateur de température : emplacement du point de lecture dans l'autoclave.
A method is described for making a retort container having one or two metal ends. L'invention porte sur un procédé qui permet de fabriquer un contenant d'autoclave ayant une ou deux extrémités métalliques.
Systems may include a plurality of such dome retort structures. Les systèmes peuvent comprendre une pluralité de telles structures de cornue en forme de dôme.
The non-gaseous byproducts are continuously removed from the rotary retort vessel. Les sous-produits non gazeux sont continuellement extraits à partir du récipient de cornue rotatif.
Yet that retort only scratches the surface. Pourtant, cette réplique ne fait qu'effleurer la surface.
Mr. Jennings, no insightful retort? M. Jennings, pas de réplique pertinente ?
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