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off·line

or off-line  (ôf′līn′, ŏf′-)
adj.
1.
a. Not connected to a central computer or computer network: offline computer terminals.
b. Not accessible via a computer or computer network: offline medical records.
2. Not in operation or production, especially as part of a supply chain: refineries that went offline during the hurricane.
3. Conducted in private or without the knowledge of others: an offline conversation.

off′line′ adv.
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offline

(ˈɒfˌlaɪn) or

off-line

adj
1. (Computer Science) disconnected from a computer; switched off
2. (Computer Science) of, relating to, or concerned with a part of a computer system not connected to the central processing unit but controlled by a computer storage device. See online
3. (Industrial Relations & HR Terms) extra to or not involving a continuous sequence of operations, such as a production line
4. (Broadcasting) radio television (of processes, such as editing) not carried out on the actual transmission medium
adv
(Computer Science) while not connected to a computer or the internet
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Translations

offline

off-line [ˌɒfˈlaɪn]
adj (= not connected to Internet) → hors ligne
advhors ligneoff-load [ˌɒfˈləʊd] vt
(= get rid of) [+ unwanted thing] → se délester de
to off-load sth onto sb → se délester de qch auprès de qn
[+ task, responsibilities] → se décharger de
to off-load sth onto sb → se décharger de qch sur qn
(= unload) [+ goods] → déchargeroff-message [ˌɒfˈmɛsɪdʒ] adj
to be off-message [politician] → déraper, s'écarter de la ligneoff message adv
to go off message (= stray from the party line) → s'écarter de la ligneoff-peak [ˌɒfˈpiːk] (British)
adj [period, time, hour] → creux(creuse); [telephone call] → à tarif réduit (aux heures creuses)
at off-peak times → aux heures creuses; [train, electricity] → en période creuse
adv
It's cheaper to go on holiday off-peak → C'est moins cher de partir en vacances hors saison.
to phone off-peak → appeler pendant les heures creusesoff-piste [ˌɒfˈpiːst]
adjhors-piste
advhors-pisteoff-putting [ˈɒfpʌtɪŋ] adj
(= unappealing) [smell, appearance] → rebutant(e)
(= difficult) [person, manner] → rébarbatif/ive; [behaviour] → rébarbatif/ive
[task] → rebutant(e); [food] → peu ragoûtant(e)off-ramp [ˈɒfræmp] n (US) (= on freeway) → bretelle f de sortieoff-road [ˌɒfˈrəʊd] adj [driving, vehicle] → tout terrain invoff-roader [ˌɒfˈrəʊdər] nvéhicule m tout terrainoff-roading [ˌɒfˈrəʊdɪŋ] ntout-terrain moff-sales [ˈɒfseɪlz] n (British) (= shop) → magasin m de vins et spiritueuxoff-screen offscreen [ˌɒfˈskriːn]
adv (= in real life) → hors écran
He was immensely attractive to women, on-screen and off-screen → Il avait beaucoup de succès auprès des femmes, à la fois à l'écran et hors écran.
adjhors écran
an off-screen romance → une idylle hors écranoff season off-season [ˈɒfsiːzən]
nsaison f creuse
Although it was off-season, the hotel was fully occupied → Bien que ce fût la saison creuse, l'hôtel était plein.
in the off season → pendant la saison creuse
adv [ˌɒfˈsiːzən]hors saison
to go on holiday off-season → aller en vacances hors saison
modif [prices, bookings, deals] → de basse saison
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
According to the organizer, the exhibition takes the theme "Offline Browser" as a point of departure, escaping from the functional interpretation of 'online' and 'offline' of the Internet in an attempt to contemplate the structural relationship between individual production and network under the identity of producer, user, consumer as we utilize the platform constructed by the Internet.
Offline browser reading mode - One can save the current web page that they are on for later viewing, even if they are offline or without an internet connection.
One way to alleviate this problem is to use an offline browser, a program that automatically downloads web pages and saves them on a computer's hard drive.