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sleeper cell n.
cellule dormante

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
(=person) dormeur
They decided to wake the sleepers during these periods of eye movement.
1. (=train) train-couchettes 2. (=sleeping carriage) wagon-lits ; voiture-lits 3. (=berth) couchette 4. (on rail track) traverse [UK]
[Rail] I usually go up to London on the sleeper. I booked a first-class sleeper.
espion dormant, espions dormants
espion qui ne transmet pas d'information mais qui est prêt à intervenir
espion dormant
wagon couchette ; wagon-lit
train auto-couchettes
agent dormant
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   (=person)   dormeur (-euse)      m/f     
→ They decided to wake the sleepers during these periods of eye movement        
to be a good sleeper, Her first baby was not a good sleeper.      Son premier bébé dormait mal.  
to be a light sleeper      avoir le sommeil léger  
I'm a light sleeper.      J'ai le sommeil léger.  
     (British, on rail track)   traverse    f  
   (=train)   train-couchettes    m     
→ I usually go up to London on the sleeper.        
   (=sleeping carriage)   wagon-lits    m  , voiture-lits    f  
   (=berth)   couchette    f     
→ I booked a first-class sleeper.        
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"sleeper cell": examples and translations in context
He's part of a sleeper cell. Il fait partie d'une cellule dormante.
He thinks he uncovered a sleeper cell. Il pense avoir découvert une cellule dormante.
I'm ratting on the sickest sleeper cell in L.A. Je moucharde sur une cellule terroriste majeure de L.A.
'Cause he is this close to giving us a whole sleeper cell! Il est à un cheveu de dénoncer toute une cellule terroriste !
If you're right about Samir running a sleeper cell... Si tu as raison pour Samir, qu'il dirige une cellule Sleeper.
If he is operating a sleeper cell... S'il dirige une cellule Sleeper ?
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