my years of teaching technical English to French students in the fields
of land surveing and G.I.S., a real bilingual technical dictionary
Progressively, by comparing
documents in both languages and definitions in unilingual technical
dictionaries, I managed to compile the vocabulary and expressions in
the form of a detailed glossary with annotations that provide sure and
The aim of this dictionary is to
provide professionals and students with a bilingual collection of
vocabulary covering all the fields related to the professions of land
surveyors, geographers, geodesists, cartographers and geomaticians.
over six thousand terms, it cannot be said to be exhaustive, but is a
precious guide for anyone confronted with problems in understanding and
translating professional documents.