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Record 1 2002-01-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Symptoms (Medicine)

French

Domaine(s)
  • Symptômes (Médecine)

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Síntomas (Medicina)
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Record 2 1999-04-01

English

Subject field(s)
  • Emergency Management
  • Military Police
DEF

A condition or period of darkness in a town, city, or military installation imposed as a precaution against air raids.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Gestion des urgences
  • Police militaire
DEF

Masquage ou interruption de toute lumière en vue d'éviter de signaliser sa position à l'ennemi [...]

OBS

«occultation» : l'emploi de ce terme est recommandé par le Ministère de la défense de la France.

OBS

«black-out» : L'usage de ce terme est déconseillé par le Ministère de la défense de la France.

Spanish

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Record 3 1990-05-15

English

Subject field(s)
  • IT Security
DEF

The process taken to ensure that information cannot be read by any process. This will normally be accompanied by overwriting.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Sécurité des TI
DEF

Processus permettant d'empêcher la lecture des données par quelque procédé que ce soit. Normalement accompagné de superposition d'écriture.

Spanish

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Record 4 1990-03-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Audiovisual Techniques and Equipment
CONT

The film apparatus, including the screen, needs to be appropriate to the size of the room and the audience, and a perfect black-out assured.

CONT

If the room is too light and no darkening is possible, you may wish to go to a flipchart or use the overhead projector, since the room need not be darkened for either of these presentation modes.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Audiovisuel (techniques et équipement)
CONT

Aides audiovisuelles. (...) Le film fixe des images et des messages qui ne peuvent pas être modifiés. (...) Il faut (...) prévoir écran, équipement électrique de la salle, occultation et accessoires de rechange.

CONT

Le rétroprojecteur est facile à manier et ne nécessite pas d'occultation.

Spanish

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