French translation of 'the latter'
ce dernier (cette dernière)
He tracked down his cousin and uncle. The latter was sick. Il retrouva la trace de son cousin et de son oncle. Ce dernier était malade.
Men still outnumber women, though the latter are catching up. Les hommes sont toujours plus nombreux que les femmes, bien que ces dernières soient en train de refaire leur retard.
The latter is the more expensive of the two systems. Ce dernier système est le plus coûteux des deux.
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Translation of the latter from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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