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British English: /ˈtʃaptə/
American English: /ˈtʃæptər/

Translation of chapter in French:


  • 2 [figurative] (stage) a new chapter in
    un nouveau chapitre de
  • 5 (American English) (Finance, Law)to go chapter 11
    faire faillite (avec délai de grâce pour redresser la situation)


a chapter of accidents

une série d'accidents

to give chapter and verse

donner la référence exacte

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