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Progress / improvement

TermDefinition
useful utile
useless inutile
formerly, in the past autrefois
lately ces derniers temps
for years durant des années
in the late / early 50's à la fin / au début des années 50
momentous d'une importance capitale
enhanced augmenté
risk-free / reliable fiable
genetically engineered manipulé génétiquement
tricky difficile
outstanding remarquable
grateful / thankful reconnaissant
stricking frappant
unbearable insupportable
environment-friendly environnement
sustainable durable
an improvement une amélioration
an uprising un soulèvement
an advance un progrès
an experiment une expérience scientifique
a scientist un scientifique
a failure echec
mankind humanité
side-effect effet secondaire
social network réseau social
chance le hasard
a hasard un danger
a skill / ability une compétence
DNA ADN
flaw défaut
standard of living niveau de vie
unemployment chômage
outsourcing délocalisation
globalization mondialisation
to improve améliorer
to last durer
to complete terminer, mener à bien
to manage to do réussir à faire
to forecast prévoir
to undertake entreprendre
to carry out an experiment faire une expérience
to enable (to+V) permettre / rendre capable
to raise an issue poser un pb
to behave se comporter
to upgrade améliorer
to enforce mettre en application
to forbid / to bad interdire
to avoid éviter
to relieve soulager
to heal / to cure guérir
to look forward to attendre avec impatience
to resort to recourir à
awareness conscience
to take part in participer à
to provide fournir
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