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British English: /ɪˈklɪps/
American English: /əˈklɪps/

Translation of eclipse in French:


  • 1 (Astronomy) partial/total eclipse
    éclipse partielle/totale
    solar/lunar eclipse
    éclipse solaire/de lune
    the moon is in eclipse
    il y a une éclipse de lune
  • 2 [figurative] to be in, to go into eclipse
    (person, movement)
    connaître une éclipse

transitive verb

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