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COPPERS [3 records]

Record 1 2010-12-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Insects, Centipedes, Spiders, and Scorpions
Universal entry(ies)
CONT

The coppers are small butterflies that are orange-red or brown (often with a coppery tinge) with black markings.

OBS

A sub-family of insects of the family Lycaenidae and of the order Lepidoptera (butterflies).

Key term(s)
  • copper

French

Domaine(s)
  • Insectes, mille-pattes, araignées et scorpions
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
OBS

Sous-famille d'insectes de la famille des Lycaenidae et de l'ordre des Lépidoptères (papillons).

OBS

Papillons de couleur rouge-orangée à brune, dont la face supérieure des ailes, chez les mâles, est caractérisée par son éclat cuivré. Les femelles possèdent souvent sur cette face des petites taches noires bien visibles.

OBS

Lycaeninae : Il n'y a pas de nom vernaculaire pour désigner cette sous-famille d'insectes.

Spanish

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Record 2 2001-08-14

English

Subject field(s)
  • Copper and Copper Alloys (Metallurgy)
DEF

Metals which have a minimum copper content of 99.3%.

OBS

coppers: collective term rarely used in the singular.

Key term(s)
  • copper

French

Domaine(s)
  • Cuivre et alliages du cuivre (Métallurgie)
DEF

Métaux dont la teneur minimale en cuivre est de 99,3 %.

OBS

cuivres : pluriel d'usage (terme collectif).

Key term(s)
  • cuivre

Spanish

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Record 3 2000-11-21

English

Subject field(s)
  • Stock Exchange

French

Domaine(s)
  • Bourse

Spanish

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