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device

Pronunciation: /dɪˈvaɪs/

Translation of device in French:

n

  • 3
    (also explosive device, incendiary device)
    engin (m) explosif
  • 4 (means) moyen (m) (for doing, to do de or pour faire)

Idioms

to be left to one's own devices

être laissé/-e à soi-même

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