manutention

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French manutention, from Latin manutentio(maintenance), from present participle of manutenere(to maintain).

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Noun[edit]

manutention ‎(plural manutentions)

  1. (historical) Maintenance, upkeep of a person, place or thing.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin manutentio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

manutention f ‎(plural manutentions)

  1. (obsolete) maintenance; manutention
  2. (technology, commercial) handling
  3. storehouse, depot

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