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bench
British English: /bɛn(t)ʃ/
American English: /bɛn(t)ʃ/

Translation of bench in French:

noun

  • 1 (gen) (Sport) (seat) to be on the (substitute's) bench
    être sur la touche
  • 2 (British English) (Politics) to be on the opposition benches
    siéger dans l'opposition
  • 3 (Law)
    also: Bench
    (judges collectively) bench and bar
    la magistrature et le barreau
    to be ou sit on the bench
    être membre de la magistrature (assise)
  • 4 (Law)
    also: Bench
    (judge or judges in one case)
    Cour (f)
    to thank the bench
    remercier la Cour
    to approach the bench
    venir à la barre
    to be on the bench for a case
    juger une affaire

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