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LUBRICATE [1 record]

Record 1 2008-04-22

English

Subject field(s)
  • General Vocabulary
DEF

To apply oil or some other substance to (a machine) in order to minimize the friction and make it run easily.

OBS

lubricate; lub: term and abbreviation to be used by the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Forces.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Vocabulaire général
DEF

Graisser une pièce d'une machine pour atténuer les frottements et faciliter le fonctionnement.

OBS

lubrifier; lub : terme et abréviation d'usage obligatoire au ministère de la Défense nationale et dans les Forces canadiennes.

OBS

lubrifier : terme uniformisé par le Comité d'uniformisation de la terminologie aéronautique (CUTA) - Maintenance.

Spanish

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