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Google Translation:
Débordement d'eaux qui inondent un pays

débordement
     1. n. flooding
     2. n. overflowing, overflow
     3. n. overshooting (of weapon)
     4. n. (tennis) passing (act of hitting the ball past a player who is at net)
de
     1. prep. of (expresses belonging)
           Paris est la capitale de la France. - Paris is the capital of France.
     2. prep. of (used to express property or association)
           Œuvres de Fermat - Fermat’s Works
           Elle est la femme de mon ami. - She is my friend’s wife.
           le voisin de Gabriel - Gabriel's neighbor
     3. prep. from (used to indicate origin)
           Elle vient de France. - She comes from France.
           Êtes-vous de Suisse ? - Are you from Switzerland?
           Ce fromage vient d’Espagne. - This cheese is from Spain.
           C’est de l’ouest de la France. - It’s from the west of France.
           Le train va de Paris à Bordeaux. - The train goes from Paris to Bordeaux.
     4. prep. of (indicates an amount)
           5 kilos de pommes. - 5 kilograms of apples.
           Un verre de vin - A glass of wine
           Une portion de frites - A portion of fries
     5. prep. used attributively, often translated into English as a compound word
           Un jus de pomme - Apple juice
           Un verre de vin - A glass of wine
           Une boîte de nuit - A nightclub
           Un chien de garde - A guarddog
           Une voiture de sport - A sportscar
           Un stade de football - A football stadium
     6. prep. from (used to indicate the start of a time or range)
           De 9:00 à 11:00 je ne serai pas libre. - From 9 to 11 I won’t be free.
           Je travaille de huit heures à midi. - I work from 8 o'clock to noon.
           un groupe de cinq à huit personnes - a group of from five to eight people
     7. prep. used after certain verbs before an infinitive, often translated into English as a gerund or an infinitive
           J’ai arrêté de fumer. - I stopped smoking.
           Il continue de m’embêter. - He keeps annoying me.
           Elle m’a dit de venir. - She told me to come.
           Nous vous exhortons de venir. - We urge you to come.
     8. prep. by (indicates the amount of change)
           Boire trois tasses par jour réduirait de 20 % les risques de contracter une maladie. - Drinking three cups a day would reduce the risks of catching an illness by 20%.
     9. art. (indefinite) some; any (in questions or negatives)
           Je voudrais de la viande. - I would like some meat.
           Est-ce qu'il y a de la bonne musique ? - Is there any good music?
           Nous cherchons du lait. - We're looking for some milk.
     10. art. (negative) a, an, any
           Elle n'a pas de mère. - She does not have a mother.
           Il n'a pas de crayon. - He does not have a pencil.
           Je n'ai pas de temps. - I do not have any time.
boule de suif
le ton de la voix
eaux
     1. n. plural of eau
     eau
          1. n-f. Water, a liquid that is transparent, colorless, odorless(,) and tasteless in its pure form, the primary constituent of lakes, rivers, seas, and oceans.
                Il buvait un verre d’eau fraîche.
                  He drank a cool glass of water.
                L’eau de mer et l’eau de rivière n’ont pas la même teneur en sel et n’abritent donc pas les mêmes poissons.
                  Sea water and river water do not have the same salt content and thus do not harbor the same fish.
          2. n-f. In particular, rain.
                Si le vent dure, nous aurons de l’eau.
                  If the wind persists, we will have rain.
          3. n-f. (chemistry) The chemical compound with empirical formula HO existing in the form of ice, liquid water or steam.
                L’eau se durcit par le froid et se vaporise par la chaleur.
                  Water hardens with cold and vaporises with heat.
          4. n-f. Natural liquid quantities or expanses.
                Le soir, ils se baignaient dans les eaux du lac Titicaca.
                  In the evening, they bathed in the waters of Lake Titicaca.
          5. n-f. Fluids such as sweat, formed and found in the body of man or animal.
                Les vésicatoires font des ampoules pleines d’eau.
                L’eau m'en vint à la bouche.
                  That made my mouth water.
                Il s’est échauffé à courir, il est tout en eau.
                  He warmed up to run. He's all sweaty.
qui
     1. pron. (interrogative) who, whom
     2. pron. (relative) who, whom (after a preposition), which, that
           La personne qui parle connait bien son sujet. - The person who speaks knows his/her subject well.
           Cette voiture bleue qui passe me plait beaucoup. - This blue car which is passing I like a lot.
           J’aime les chiens qui sont calmes. - I like dogs that are quiet.
           Un homme à qui j’ai parlé. - A man to whom I spoke/have spoken.
           Si lugubre que fût l’appartement, c’était un paradis pour qui revenait du lycée. - If the apartment were gloomy, it was a paradise for whoever came from the school.
           Rira bien qui rira le dernier. - Who laughs last laughs well.
qui s'était laissé
qui vous a donné cet ordre
inondent
     1. v. third-person plural present indicative of inonder
     2. v. third-person plural present subjunctive of inonder
     inonder
          1. v. to flood (to overflow)
          2. v. to inundate
un
     1. art. an, a
     2. num. one
     3. n-m. one
     4. pron. one
un large panier
mieux qu'un chef
pays
     1. n-m. land, country, region
     2. n-m. (politics, geography) country
demeurait le premier du pays
chacun représente un peu son pays;
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