French translation of observation
- (= scrutiny)
observation fpowers of observation
sens de l'observation
⇒ She has keen powers of observation.
Elle a un grand sens de l'observation.
- (by police)
⇒ she's under observation
elle est sous surveillance
- [of patient]
⇒ He has been taken into hospital for observation.
Il a été amené à l'hôpital, en observation.
- (= remark)
Example Sentences Including 'observation'
He had several well concealed observation trenches forward of the crest, manned at night.In Love and War
He was smaller than a scrap metal truck, which was the only human observation I could make.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
An artillery observation officer had a trench near the lip of the hill, whence the valley could be observed.In Love and War
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Translation of observation from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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