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British English: /əˈsɪst(ə)ns/
American English: /əˈsɪstəns/

Translation of assistance in French:


  • (more formal) (in organization, bureaucracy) to à
    to come to somebody's assistance
    venir à l'aide de quelqu'un
    to give assistance to somebody
    prêter assistance à quelqu'un
    with the assistance of
    avec l'aide de
    (device, instrument, tool etc)
    mutual assistance financial/economic/military assistance
    aide (f) financière/économique/militaire
    can I be of assistance?
    puis-je aider or être utile?

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