a conservation detail

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moby dick

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français france
Comment se traduit cette phrase ? Merci
'We managed to get out by going on a conservation detail at an old building
 
  • RuK

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    English/lives France
    A detail can be, in the US, a team sent out on a mission - often a clean-up mission, and I think most frequently in a military context. You go on latrine detail. So this might be a team of people sent out to renovate or preserve old buildings. Does that make sense?
     
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