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latter
British English: /ˈlatə/
American English: /ˈlædər/

Translation of latter in French:

noun

  • the latter
    ce dernier/cette dernière m/f
    he loves dogs and cats, especially the latter
    il aime les chiens et les chats, surtout ces derniers or ceux-ci

adjective

  • 1 (second) do you prefer the former or the latter explanation?
    est-ce que vous préférez la première ou la deuxième explication?
    these latter problems are more serious
    ces problèmes-ci sont plus graves
  • 2 (later)
    (half)
    deuxième
    in the latter part of the evening
    vers la fin de la soirée
    in his/her latter years
    dans les dernières années de sa vie
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