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Veuillez trouver une carte ci-jointe
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Expression: Ci-joint

Pronunciation: [see zhwa(n)]

Meaning: enclosed, attached

Literal translation: here joined

Register: normal

Notes: The French expression ci-joint is very useful for business correspondence, when you have attached or included a document or photo along with your letter.

Ci-joint is invariable when used as an adverb, but agrees in gender and number when used as an adjective - learn more.


   Veuillez trouver une carte ci-jointe. / Veuillez trouver ci-joint une carte.
   Please find an attached map. / Please find a map attached.

   Dans la réclamation ci-jointe, nous avons énuméré....
   In the attached request, we have enumerated....

Synonyms: ci-annexé, ci-inclus

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