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English translation of 'de pointe'

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de pointe

[technique] advancedstate-of-the-art
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Example Sentences Including 'de pointe'

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AIDER LES cancérologues Les cancérologues ont du mai à se procurer des médicaments de pointe.
Marie Claire
Elles se plient à de nouvelles formes, à de nouveaux matériaux, aux technologies de pointe.
Le Monde (2000)
En 1993, pour ses besoins d'électricité pendant les heures de pointe, il investit dans une éolienne de 80 kW.
Le Monde (2002)
Toutes les sept minutes, aux heures de pointe, un point est fait sur les perturbations de la circulation.
Le Monde (2003)

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'de pointe' in Other Languages

British English: high-tech ADJECTIVE
High-tech activities or equipment involve or result from the use of high technology.
...such high-tech industries as computers or telecommunications.
  • American English: high-tech
  • Brazilian Portuguese: de alta tecnologia
  • Chinese: 高科技的
  • European Spanish: de alta tecnología
  • French: de pointe
  • German: Hightech-
  • Italian: high-tech
  • Japanese: ハイテクの
  • Korean: 첨단 기술의
  • European Portuguese: de alta tecnologia
  • Latin American Spanish: de alta tecnología
British English: peak ADJECTIVE
The peak level or value of something is its highest level or value.
Today's price is lower than the peak level.
  • American English: peak
  • Brazilian Portuguese: de pico
  • Chinese: 高峰的时期
  • European Spanish: máximo
  • French: de pointe
  • German: Spitzen-
  • Italian: di punta
  • Japanese: 最高の
  • Korean: 최고의
  • European Portuguese: de pico
  • Latin American Spanish: máximo
British English: state-of-the-art ADJECTIVE
If you describe something as state-of-the-art, you mean that it is the best available because it has been made using the most modern techniques and technology.
...the production of state-of-the-art electronics.

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Translation of de pointe from the Collins French to English
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