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flotage Explained

Flotage at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Flotage \Flo"tage\, n. [OF. flotage, F. flottage, fr. flotter to
float.]
1. The state of floating.

2. That which floats on the sea or in rivers. [Written also
{floatage}.]

flotage at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* floatage

Etymology

Inter: etyl » fro Inter: term » flotage|lang=fro, Inter: etyl » fr Inter: term » flottage|lang=fr, from Inter: term » flotter||to float|lang=fr.

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • The state of floating.
    1. That which floats on the sea or in rivers.


    Inter: Webster 191 » 3

    Old French

    Alternative forms

    * Inter: l » fro|flotaige

    Etymology

    Inter: suffix » floter|age|lang=fro.

    Noun

    Inter: fro-noun » m
  • act of diverting water from a river to a meadow or field

    Synonyms

    * Inter: l » fro|flotaison

    References

    * Inter: R:Godefro » y

  • Translation: it » flotage
    Translation: ku » flotage
    Translation: vi » flotage
    Translation: zh » flotage