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resignation, failure to take responsibility
la démission
quiver, tremor
le frémissment
sponsor, patron
un mécène
save, besides
hormis
to transform
(se) muer
to be mistaken
méprendre
the wake, trail, slipstream
le sillage
90 year old
nonagénaire
demand, claim
une revendication
small work of science or literature
un opuscule
to avoid, steer clear of
bouder
to harm, damage
nuire
to charge
inculper
to march
défiler
to advocate
préconiser / prôner
remote, distant
reculé
a walk
une démarche
destruction, dismantling
le démantèlement
to slip
patiner
to be bogged down
embourbé
to relieve, relinquish
dessaisir
issue, problem
enjeu, polémique, controverse
nail
le clou
to be brewing, rumbling
gronder
marker
un repère
to lean
adosser
to kindle, stir up
attiser
pick axe
une pioche
square
carré
a footbridge, link
une passerelle
the primacy
la primauté
head office
le siège
purification, refining
l'épuration
assessment
un constat
a jewel
un joyau / un fleuron
shop window
la vitrine
beyond
au-delà
to go into depth
approfondir
secularism
la laïcité
a detail, precision
une précision
headscarf
voile / foulard
to chasten, restrain, subdue
tempérer
to close, to end
clore
however
toutefois
lacking in
dénué de..
completion
l'achèvement
seal
sceau