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"Bearing" is a noun which is often translated as "la relación", and "range" is a noun which is often translated as "la gama". Learn more about the difference between "bearing" and "range" 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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range(
reynj
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (variety)
a. la gama
(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).
You can choose from our wide range of products.Puedes elegir entre nuestra amplia gama de productos.
b. el rango
(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 age range of children will vary depending on the activity.El rango de edades de los niños variará según la actividad.
c. el registro
(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).
(music)
This song will showcase your singing range.Esta canción demostrará tu registro vocal.
2. (reach)
a. el alcance
(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).
These weapons can fire at long range.Estas armas pueden disparar a largo alcance.
b. la cobertura
(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).
(cell phone)
My phone always goes out of range in the countryside.Mi celular siempre sale de la cobertura en el campo.
3. (shooting area)
a. el campo de tiro
(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).
We can try out our guns in the shooting range.Podemos probar nuestras pistolas en el campo de tiro.
4. (grazing land)
a. el prado
(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 grass from the range is healthier for cattle.La hierba del prado es más sana para el ganado.
5. (appliance)
a. la placa
(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).
We have to use the microwave since the range is broken.Tenemos que usar el microondas porque la placa está rota.
b. la estufa
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
You can cook the meat on the range.Puedes cocinar la carne en la estufa.
c. el fogón
(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 Spain
(Spain)
I would like to have a gas range.Me gustaría tener un fogón de gas.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
6. (to span)
a. abarcar
The children's ages range from two to four years in day care.Las edades de los niños abarcan desde los dos a los cuatro años en la guardería.
b. oscilar
Prices range anything from $10 to $1000.Los precios oscilan desde $10 a $1000.
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