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Section 1

Question Answer
la douillesocket, shell casing, tubular sleeve
le descellementunsealing, unfastening
la tourelletower; turret
la bavedrowl
le flameurhigh-roller
le châinonlink in chain
la foisonnateabundance
l'endiguementcontainment, dyking
le clair-obscurtwilight, dusk, chiaroscuro
le sectarismebigotry
la parautionpublication, appearance of new book
le roussisinged smell
l'epreuve du terrainfield test
le ressortresponsibility, spring, coil, jurisdiction
le plotblock, pin, plug, protrusion, stud
les locauxpremises
le foyer d'insertionhalfway house
le tergiversationwaffling
le stigmatestigma
le méprisemistake, misunderstanding
l'accrochagefender bender, hanging
les relentsstench, residue, trace
l'accompagnementsupport, assistance
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Section 2

Question Answer
le bout de terrepiece of land
le mélomelodrama
la prisesnort of coke, plug, decision, taking, hold
le beuveriebender, kegger
le baraquementcamp
le routardhitchhiker
le carillonchime; door bell
le rabatteurpromotor, procurer(prostitution)
le beffroibelfry
shoahshoah,holocaust
le chapiteaubig top, three-ring circus
le cachelens cap, cache
la baraqueshack, dump, hut, crib, booth,house
l'emboutend cap, nozzle, mouthpiece
la dérivéderivative
l'aumônealms, handout (coll)
le tronctorso, tree trunk
l'orgueorgan (music)
le bollardbollard
le bornebollard, post, kiosk, milepost
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Section 3

Question Answer
le traiteurdelicatessen/deli, caterer, takeout, catering
la licorneunicorn
la raréfactionscarcity, growing shortage
la démêluretuft of hair
l'achèvementcompletion
le chaebolSouth Korean conglomerate esp family
le piétementfootstool, underframe, pedestal
les afrestribulations
la cassecase(upper/lower), scrap yard, breakage/damage
le profondeurslayer
le replisretreat
le toilette de chatspit bath
le monceaupile, heap
l'emballementrunaway horse, person etc; racing of car engine; enthusiasm; heat of passion
la Grande Oursethe Big Dipper
la rupturerupure
la veréetrip, joyride
la travéespan
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