charnière

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *cardināria from a Classical Latin cardō.

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Noun[edit]

charnière f (plural charnières)

  1. hinge
  2. joint (of a bone)
  3. turning point (pivotal moment)
  4. (philately) hinge

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Adjective[edit]

charnière (plural charnières)

  1. pivotal
    un moment charnièrea pivotal moment

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