moment matriciel

English translation: formative moment

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French term or phrase:moment matriciel
English translation:formative moment
Entered by: suezen

15:29 Aug 4, 2007
French to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc. / history
French term or phrase: moment matriciel
Régénération est donc bien un moment matriciel eu égard aux deux processus envisagés
stevenharper
Local time: 06:31
formative moment
Explanation:
I think here matriciel evokes the idea of the womb or a mould that forms or shapes ... see the following examples
Donc, revenir à ce moment matriciel. Egalement pour saisir pourquoi Rouart est devenu écrivain. Revenir à la notion de "milieu", si indispensable pour le ...
www.e-litterature.net/general/generalimprim.php?titre=rouar... - 23k
L'aspect (auto)biographique et la répétition d'un moment matriciel - la déchéance mentale et physique de Seth Brundle dans La Mouche, métaphore du cancer ...
www.filmdeculte.com/film/film.php?id=350 - 32k
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formative moment


Explanation:
I think here matriciel evokes the idea of the womb or a mould that forms or shapes ... see the following examples
Donc, revenir à ce moment matriciel. Egalement pour saisir pourquoi Rouart est devenu écrivain. Revenir à la notion de "milieu", si indispensable pour le ...
www.e-litterature.net/general/generalimprim.php?titre=rouar... - 23k
L'aspect (auto)biographique et la répétition d'un moment matriciel - la déchéance mentale et physique de Seth Brundle dans La Mouche, métaphore du cancer ...
www.filmdeculte.com/film/film.php?id=350 - 32k

suezen
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agree  Carol Gullidge: seems to make sense given the scant context provided
51 mins
  -> thanks Carol

agree  Evi Prokopi (X)
57 mins
  -> thanks Evi

agree  Chantal Thomas (X)
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