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SIDESWIPE [2 records]

Record 1 1987-02-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • General Vocabulary
DEF

To strike with a glancing blow along the side ... "The derailed cars were sideswiped by an express train"

French

Domaine(s)
  • Vocabulaire général
OBS

prendre en écharpe : terme uniformisé par le CN.

CONT

Ch. de fer Collision en écharpe, au point de rencontre de deux voies convergentes - Cour. Prendre en écharpe. Véhicule pris en écharpe par un autre, accroché latéralement, par accident.

Spanish

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Record 2 1984-09-21

English

Subject field(s)
  • General Vocabulary

French

Domaine(s)
  • Vocabulaire général

Spanish

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