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"Bearing" is a noun which is often translated as "la relación", and "heading" is a noun which is often translated as "el título". Learn more about the difference between "bearing" and "heading" below.
bearing(
behr
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ihng
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (connection)
a. la relación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
What you mention has no bearing on what we are discussing here.Lo que mencionas no tiene relación con lo que estamos discutiendo aquí.
2. (nautical)
a. el rumbo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The skipper set a bearing of 45 degrees.El patrón fijó un rumbo de 45 grados.
b. la demora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Can you take a bearing on our boat and tell us where we are?¿Puedes tomar una demora de nuestro barco y decirnos dónde estamos?
3. (posture)
a. el porte
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A tall woman with a regal bearing walked into the room.Una señora alta con porte majestuoso entró a la sala.
4. (manner)
a. el comportamiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
His stiff bearing changed completely once he realised who I was.Su comportamiento rígido cambió por completo cuando se dio cuenta de quién era.
b. los modales
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She studied everything about her: her hairstyle, her way of dressing, her bearing.Estudiaba todo en ella: su peinado, su manera de vestir, sus modales.
5. (mechanics)
a. el rodamiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The mechanic told me I need new bearings, because they're worn.El mecánico me dijo que hacen falta nuevos rodamientos, porque están gastados.
b. el cojinete
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You need to oil the bearing so it doesn't dry out.Hay que ponerle aceite al cojinete para que no se seque.
6. (heraldry)
a. el blasón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The armorial bearings of the husband and wife appear on the same shield.Los blasones del esposo y la esposa aparecen en el mismo escudo.
bearings
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
7. (awareness of position)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
He looked around for a moment, trying to get his bearings.Miró un momento a su alrededor, tratando de orientarse.
It's easy to lose your bearings in this featureless landscape.Es fácil desorientarte en este paisaje tan uniforme.
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heading(
heh
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dihng
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el título
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You should use a larger font for the headings so that they stand out more.Deberías usar una fuente más grande para los títulos para que destaquen más.
b. el encabezamiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
How can I navigate this text if there aren't any headings, titles, or page numbers?¿Cómo puedo navegar por este texto si no hay ni encabezamientos ni títulos ni números de página?
c. el membrete
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Although he was named as a partner at the firm, they wouldn't add his name to their email heading.Aunque fue nombrado socio de la firma, no añadieron su nombre al membrete del correo electrónico.
d. el acápite
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Can you edit your table of contents? The headings and the page numbers don't match.¿Puedes editar tu índice de contenidos? Los acápites y los números de página no coinciden.
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