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British English: /ˈbɔɪənt/
American English: /ˈbɔɪənt/
, /ˈbujənt/

Translation of buoyant in French:


  • 1
    qui flotte
    (supporting medium)
    qui porte
    sea water is more buoyant than fresh water
    l'eau de mer porte davantage que l'eau douce
  • 3 (Finance)
    (market, demand, currency)
    en expansion
    (prices, profits, sales)

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