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British English: /ˈsɑːmp(ə)l/
American English: /ˈsæmpəl/

Translation of sample in French:


  • 1 (gen) (Business, Geology) (of product, fabric, rock etc) to take a soil sample
    prélever un échantillon de sol
    before n sample bottle/packet etc
  • 2 (Medicine, Biology) (of tissue, DNA) (of individual for analysis)
    (one of many kept in lab) échantillon (m)
    to take a blood sample
    faire une prise de sang
    you should bring a urine sample
    on va vous faire une analyse d'urine
  • 6before n (representative)
    (exam question)
    sample prices
    prix (mpl) donnés à titre d'exemple
    he sent a sample chapter of his thesis to the publishers
    il a envoyé un chapitre de sa thèse aux éditeurs

transitive verb

  • 1
    goûter (à) (food, dish, wine etc)
    to sample the delights of Paris
    goûter aux plaisirs de Paris
  • 3 (Sociology, Statistics)
    sonder (opinion, market)

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