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demi-mesure
also: pl demi-mesures
Pronunciation: / d(ə)mim(ə)zyʀ /

Translation of demi-mesure in English:

nom féminin

  • [littéral] [figuré]
    half-measure
    se contenter de demi-mesures
    to make do with half-measures

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