"steam engine" translation into French

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"steam engine" in French

EN steam engine
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{noun}

1. automotive

steam engine
The EU is like a steam engine that has started to roll along the way towards its goal of becoming a fully-fledged federal state.
L'UE est comme une locomotive à vapeur qui a commencé à rouler vers son objectif de devenir un État fédéral à part entière.

Similar translations for "steam engine" in French

steam noun
French
to steam verb
engine noun

Context sentences for "steam engine" in French

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EnglishDish systems can be used either with a Stirling engine or with a steam engine.
Des systèmes paraboliques peuvent être utilisés soit avec des moteurs Stirling soit avec des moteurs à vapeur.
EnglishWe need a steam engine which will enable us to transform research into innovative products and services.
Nous avons besoin d'une machine à vapeur nous permettant de transformer la recherche en produits et services innovants.
EnglishI ultimately refuse to accept Europe as the train whose steam engine is American and which has an American engine driver.
En dernière analyse, je refuse une Europe qui serait un train dont la locomotive est américaine et dont le mécanicien est américain.
EnglishWould there have been 'recommendations' if it were France or Germany in Ireland' s place or would we be talking about a 'steam engine' of Europe?
Y aurait-il eu des "recommandations" si, au lieu de l' Irlande, il avait été question de la France ou de l' Allemagne, ou aurait-on alors parlé de "locomotive" de l' Europe ?
EnglishWould there have been 'recommendations ' if it were France or Germany in Ireland's place or would we be talking about a'steam engine ' of Europe?
Y aurait -il eu des " recommandations " si, au lieu de l'Irlande, il avait été question de la France ou de l'Allemagne, ou aurait -on alors parlé de " locomotive " de l'Europe?